Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Thursday, at least thirteen Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisaoners Society (PPS) has confirmed.
The PPS said the soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes in Jenin governorate, in northern West Bank, and interrogated many Palestinians before abducting five, including former political prisoners.
It said the soldiers abducted Qaisar Enfei’at, Yousef Amarna, Nour Moayyad Amarna, Islam Jamil Shalabi and Bilal Walid Hosseiss.
The soldiers also abducted Sharaf Abu Bakr, Taher Badarna, Ahmad Sadeq Abu Bakr, Mahmoud Atatra and Amir ar-Razzi, but released them a few hours later.
In addition, the soldiers invaded Beit Lid town, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, searched homes and abducted Luay Rashed Mosleh, 19.
In Hebron, in southern West Bank, the soldiers also searched homes and abducted Issa Mahdi al-Ja’bari.
In addition, the soldiers abducted Majed Fawalha, from Sinjil town, and Mohammad Hussein al-Ghoul, 18, from Silwad town, in the central West Bank governorate of Ramallah.
Furthermore, the soldiers abducted four former political prisoners, identified as Saleh Abu Assab, Ahmad Sa’ad Mustafa, Moath Nahed Obeid and Adam Barakat Resheq, 18, from the al-Isawiya town, in occupied Jerusalem.
It is worth mentioning that the soldiers abducted five Palestinians, including two women and a guard of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in Jerusalem.