Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Monday at dawn, six Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including in Jerusalem, after searching several homes, while three of the kidnapped were taken prisoner on roadblocks. One Palestinian was kidnapped on Sunday evening.Mohammad Mahmoud, a lawyer of the ad-Dameer Prisoners Support and Human Rights Association, said the Israeli police invaded a number of homes in occupied Jerusalem, and kidnapped three Palestinians, including a child.
Mahmoud said the soldiers kidnapped Mofeed Es’eed, 15 years of age, Hotheifa Shreiteh, 20, and Fahed Shalabi, 22.
Also in Jerusalem, soldiers issued orders denying to women, identified as Fatina Hussein and Sana’ Rajabi, access to the Al-Aqsa Mosque and its quarters for fifteen days.
Another Palestinian, identified as ‘Adnan Mustafa Abu Hatab, 25, from Ein Shalabi village, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, was kidnapped on the al-Hamra roadblock.
Several military vehicles also invaded Osarin village, south of Nablus, and drove around provocatively, but withdrew later without conducting any arrests.
In addition, a Palestinian identified as Milad Ahmad ‘Abadi, from Toura town near the northern West Bank city of Jenin, was kidnapped on a military roadblock installed on the main entrance of Jericho.
Furthermore, soldiers invaded Qabatia town, and the Shuhada Junction, south of Jenin, and handed three residents military warrants for interrogation.
The three have been identified as Saleh Mahmoud Abu ar-Rob, Ahmad Nafe’ Abu ar-Rob, and Rafat Mahmoud ‘Asous.
he soldiers also invaded the home of resident Bassem Mohammad ‘Asous, and interrogated the family, while searching their property.
Also on Monday, soldiers installed a temporary roadblock on the Western entrance of Silwad town, east of Ramallah, and kidnapped a Palestinian identified as Haitham Mohammad ‘Ayyad, 25.
The soldiers stopped and searched dozens of cars, and interrogated the passengers while inspecting their ID cards.
On Sunday evening, soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, and kidnapped ‘Emad Ahmad Abu Hashem, 25, after stopping him on a roadblock near Hebron.