On Friday morning, the Israeli military abducted five Palestinian citizens from the towns of Beit Umar and Beit ‘Awa near Hebron.Local sources in Hebron reported that the Israeli military invaded a number of citizen’s houses in the town of Beit ‘Awa, west of Hebron and kidnapped Abd Masalma, 45, who is handicapped. Also kidnapped were Sa’ed Masalma, 23, and Yosef Masalma, who were taken to an undisclosed destination.

Mohamad Awad, the media spokesman for the Palestinian Solidarity Project, reported that in the town of Beit Umar, north of Hebron, in the region of al-Khala, Israeli soldiers abducted two brothers after invading their house.