Sunday at dawn [September 8, 2013] Israeli soldiers kidnapped twelve Palestinians, including two children, after breaking into their homes in occupied East Jerusalem, and in the northern West Bank city of Jenin.The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that dozens of soldiers invaded the Old City of occupied Jerusalem, and kidnapped nine Palestinians.

The PPS said that the soldiers broke into several homes, and violently searched them before kidnapping the nine residents, including one child.

The kidnapped have been identified as Qassem Natsha, Tareq Az-Zirba, Shadi Farha, Ali Jaber, Mahmoud Jaber, Abdullah Sanjalawy, Mohammad Shalaby and the two children Nour Shalaby and Majdi Shalaby.

Furthermore, dozens of soldiers invaded ‘Aneen village, west of the Northern West Bank city of Jenin, and kidnapped three Palestinians.

The three have been identified as Ahmad Yahia Khaddour, 23, Mohammad Ragheb Yassin, 24, and Mohammad Fawwaz Issa, 23.

Local sources have reported that the soldiers fired several concussion grenades after invading the village, and violently broke into numerous homes causing panic among the residents, especially the children.