Earlier Sunday, Israeli soldiers invaded and violently searched many homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, abducted at least eight Palestinians, including siblings, and shot one.

In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted a young Palestinian man, Khaled Sharif, after stopping him at the Council Gate leading to the Al-Aqsa Mosque.

In the occupied West Bank’s southern part in Hebron, the soldiers invaded Yatta town, south of the city, and searched homes before abducting Osama Hreizat and his brother Majdi.

In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted a teenage boy, Mohammed Ibrahim Jolani, after invading his father’s home and searching it.

In Bethlehem, south of occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted Salem Mohammad Al-Hreimi, 19, from his home in Abu Njeim village, south of Bethlehem city.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded the villages and towns of Beit Fajjar, Harmala, and Beit Falhouh near Bethlehem.

In Nablus, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers invaded Tal town, south of the city, leading to protests, and fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, and gas bombs.

Medical sources said the soldiers shot a young man with a live round in the shoulder before the medics rushed him to a hospital in Nablus.

The soldiers also invaded and ransacked several homes in Tal before abducting Ezzeddin Abdul-Rahman Reehan and Malek Bilal Eshteyya.

In addition, the army invaded Qusin village, west of Nablus, and abducted Ahmad Sayel Yadak after invading and ransacking his home.

First Published on: Jul 16, 2023, at 11:02