Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, Beit Ummar and Yatta towns, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped a child, and handed several residents military orders for interrogation.Coordinator of the Popular Committee Against the Wall and Settlements in Beit Ummar Mohammad Awad, said the soldiers kidnapped a child, identified as Wahid Saqr Abu Mariya, 15 years of age, after breaking into his family home, and searching it.

Awad added that the soldiers handed the child’s father a military order for interrogation in the Etzion military and security base.

Soldiers also invaded the home of Fathi Fakhri Ekhlayyel, and handed his son, Nassr, 25, a military order for interrogation. A similar order was handed to resident Sharif Hasan Abu Hashem, 25.

Awad added that the soldiers invaded the home of Ahmad Khalil Abu Hashem, and violently searched it, causing excessive property damage.

In addition, soldiers invaded the al-Carmel Village, east of Yatta, and searched several homes, including the homes of Mohammad Ali Abu Era, and detainee Fadel ‘Ali Abu E’ram, and handed resident Ayman ‘Ali Abu E’ram a military order for interrogation.