Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, earlier Sunday, Kufur Qaddoum town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and abducted a child after assaulting and wounding him.

Morad Eshteiwi, the media coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Annexation Wall and Colonies in Kufur Qaddoum, said the soldiers invaded the home of Nabil Ali, violently searched the property and abducted his child, Tareq, only 14 years of age.

Eshteiwi added that the soldiers repeatedly assaulted the child, causing various cuts and bruises, before adducting him.

Many local youngsters hurled stones at the invading soldiers, while the army fired rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs and concussion grenades.

In related news, the soldiers invaded the al-Jalazonerefugee camp, north of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, searched homes and abducted a young man and two children, identified as Raed al-Beyari, 18, Qussai Barakat, 15 and Sultan al-‘Ammouri, 15.