Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, several cities and towns in different parts of the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped eight Palestinians.
The soldiers invaded Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem, searched a number of homes and kidnapped a young Palestinian man, identified as Mohsen Asâad Thawabta, 20.
The soldiers fired gas bombs and concussion grenades, during clashes that took place in the town, while local youths hurled stones and empty bottles on the invading army vehicles.
The soldiers also invaded Mrah Rabah village, south of Bethlehem, and kidnapped Mohammad Khalil Mohammad, 23, after breaking into his home and violently searching it.
The soldiers also invaded the Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, and summoned Anas al-âAdam, 24, for interrogation in Gush Etzion military base and security center.
Clashes took place in Teqoua’ and Beit Fajjar towns, after the soldiers stormed and searched many homes.
In addition, several military vehicles invaded neighborhoods in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped four Palestinians, identified as Hamada Khaled al-Jaâbari, 20, Yousef Abdul-Karim al-Jaâbari, 19, Mohammad Shokri Shahin, 16, and Ahmad Shehda ad-Doudi, 22.
In addition, the army invaded Deir Samet town, southwest of Jenin, searched homes and summoned several young men for interrogation.
The soldiers also invaded the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped Tawfiq Sabti Dweikat, 27, after searching his family home in the Dahia neighborhood, southeast of the city.
Clashes also took place near Joseph Tomb, east of Nablus, and the soldiers fired many gas bombs and rubber-coated metal bullets; no injuries were reported.
The soldiers also invaded Yaâbad town, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and kidnapped one Palestinian, who remained unidentified until the time of this report, after stopping him on a military roadblock they installed at the main entrance of the town.
The invasion led to clashes between the soldiers and local youths who hurled stones on the invading forces, while the army fired gas bombs and concussion grenades.
The soldiers also installed a roadblock at the main entrance of âArraba nearby town, stopped and searched dozens of cars and inspected the ID cards of the passengers.
In related news, the soldiers stopped a Palestinian on a military roadblock, southwest of Jenin, and searched him before steeling 1800 Shekels from his ID card sleeve while inspecting it.
The Palestinian, Rami Jomâa Abu Ghalyoun, from the al-Biereh city in the central West Bank, said that he filed a complaint with the District Coordination Office in Jenin.
Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Bodrus village, west of Ramallah, and summoned a young man, identified as Abdullah Mohammad Odah for interrogation, after violently searching his home, causing property damage.
Several military vehicles also invaded Qalandia refugee camp, north of Jerusalem, before the soldiers searched homes, and clashed with many youngsters.