On Friday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted ten Palestinians in several parts of the occupied West Bank.

In Jenin, in the northern West Bank, undercover soldiers, driving a car with civilian license plates, kidnapped a young man, Amir Qar’awi, 22, while walking on the outskirts of Jenin city and took him to a nearby military base.

The soldiers also invaded Rommana village, west of Jenin, abducted a young man, Ehab Nabil Mahajna, and confiscated his car.

In addition, the soldiers also invaded a coffee shop owned by Hamdi Abu Sati, violently searched it, causing serious damage, and assaulted many young men.

Furthermore, the army installed a roadblock at the entrance of Zabbouba village, west of Jenin, and invaded Taybeh village, northwest of Jenin.

In Bei Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem, the soldiers abducted a young man, Eyad Taqatqa, in his thirties while crossing a sudden military roadblock the army installed at the town’s western entrance.

In the southern part of the West Bank in Hebron, the soldiers abducted Adnan Farid Jaber and Mohammad Fadi Jaber from their homes in the city, and a teenage boy, Abdullah Hussein Tafesh, from his home in the Al-Arroub refugee camp north of Hebron.

The soldiers also abducted Qais Kamal Sawalma, 23, from the Al-Far’a refugee camp, south of Tubas in the northeastern West Bank, after stopping him at a roadblock at the northwestern entrance of Jericho city while returning home from work.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Aqaba town, north of Tubas, and abducted Hamza Emad Hasan Abu Arra, 29, Mahmoud Suleiman Abu Arra, 19, and Morad Khaled Abu Hamad.

It is worth mentioning that Emad is a former political prisoner and has a disability in his right arm.

Jericho has been under strict siege for the last six days after several shots were fired at a restaurant run by illegal Israeli colonizers on stolen Palestinian lands south of Jericho. The Israeli army said it was still looking for the persons responsible for the shooting.

First Published on Feb 3, 2023 at 05:05