Israeli forces invaded the northern West Bank cities of Nablus, Jenin and Tulkarem in the early hours of Thursday morning and kidnapped six Palestinians from the Sabastiya suburb of Nablus, and one from the Qabatiya district of Jenin and two from Tulkarem Sources reported that forces invaded Sabastiya at 1:00 a.m this morning, whilst randomly opening heavy gunfire and detonating sound bombs. The army attacked civilians’ homes, ransacked them and confiscated property. Among those abducted were Naser el Haj, 30, Saber Khoukh,18, and Kiwan Khalaf,24. All were moved to an undisclosed detention center.

In a separate operation, the military kidnapped a Palestinian from Qabatiya and kidnapped Jasser Zakarna,19, and took him to an unknown detention center. Troops invaded Jenin and patrolled the city, searching for so-called wanted Palestinians.

Elsewhere the military kidnapped another Palestinian from the eastern neighborhood of Tulkarem city. The army invaded the city and carried out a large-scale searching operation.

Sources added that Special Forces of the Israeli army invaded the neighborhood and kidnapped Sameh Al Yahia and Tawfiq Khandaki after attacking their homes.

Earlier on Wednesday Israeli army carried out a wide-scale abduction campaign in different parts of the West Bank, kidnapping at least 85 Palestinians in one day.