Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Qabatia town near Jenin
and exchanged fire with resistance fighters. Six residents, including
two brothers, were taken prisoner in several areas near Jenin,
Palestinian sources reported.
The Palestine News Network reported that soldiers supported by twenty armored vehicles and jeeps invaded Qabatia and exchanged fire with resistance fighters of the Al Quds brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, and members of the Salah Ed Deen brigades, the armed wing of the Popular Resistance Committees.
Two brothers were taken prisoner in Qabatia; they were identified as Awad and Mohammad Kamil. An Israeli military source claimed that the two are members of the Al Quds Brigades.
Four other residents were taken prisoner and moved to an unknown destination.
In Al Yamoun village, also near Jenin, soldiers exchanged fired with resistance fighters of the Al Quds brigades, and the Al Aqsa Brigades, the armed wing of Fateh.