The Israeli army abducted one Palestinian civilian at a military checkpoint near the central West Bank city of Ramallah on Tuesday afternoon. Sami Hussen, 41, from the village of Surda near Ramallah was stopped at a mobile Israeli army checkpoint as he was leaving the city of Ramallah to travel to his village. Eyewitnesses reported that soldiers took Hussen's laptop and cell phone, then handcuffed him and took him away.