Several armored Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Monday at dawn, Sielet al-Harethiyya and ‘Aneen towns, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and kidnapped three former political prisoners. Soldiers also kidnapped A Palestinian near Qalqilia.The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) said the soldiers stormed Sielet al-Harethiyya before breaking into a number of homes, and kidnapped two former political prisoners after searching their properties.

WAFA said the soldiers kidnapped Ragheb Abdul-Mon’em Shalaby, 32, and Ibrahim Kamel Shalaby, 37 years of age.

It added that the soldiers confiscated 20.000 New Israeli Shekels from Ragheb’s home, in addition to confiscating mobile phones from Yassin’s home.

Soldiers also kidnapped Mohammad Rajab Yassin, 31, from his home in ‘Aneen nearby village, after invading his home, and violently searching it.

One Palestinian, identified as Mwaffaq Rajab Shafe’ Yassin, was injured after the soldiers attacked and beat him.

The soldiers also smashed front doors of homes belonging to Mohammad Mahmoud Yassin, and Rajab Yassin, and searched the two buildings.

In addition, several army jeeps invaded ‘Azzoun nearby town, and kidnapped one Palestinian, identified as Tha’er Sufian ar-Reyashi, 20, after searching and ransacking his home.