Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched and ransacked dozens of homes, and kidnapped at least eleven Palestinians in Hebron city, and Yatta town.Media sources in Hebron said the soldiers kidnapped six Palestinians from their homes in Hebron city, after violently searching them.

The kidnapped have been identified as Husam Ismael Zalloum, his brother Sadeq, Samer Adnan Salhab, 18, his brother Tha’er, 20, Abdul-Rahim Monther Abdul-Basset, 21, in addition to Rami Hisham Sharif.

In addition, several military vehicles invaded Yatta city, and nearby communities, also searched homes, causing excessive property damage, and kidnapped five Palestinians.

The kidnapped Palestinians have been identified as Ayman ‘Ayesh Mohammad ‘Ayyash, 18, Anas Mohammad Reb’ey, 24, his brother Adham, 22, Kayed Khalil Reb’ey, 22, and a former political prisoner identified as Mohammad Khaled Shawaheen, 27.

The soldiers also invaded the towns of Sa’ir, Taffouh and Halhoul, and installed several roadblocks on main entrances of a number of villages and towns in Hebron, before stopping and searching dozens of cars, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.