On Wednesday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted nine Palestinians, including a father and his son, and injured many Palestinians, in the Hebron governorate, in the occupied West Bank’s southern part.

Media sources said the soldiers invaded Yatta town, south of Hebron, stormed and ransacked homes before abducting Anis Mohammad Abu Zahra, Ishaq Mohammad Abu Obeid, Jamil Awad, Soheib Mohammad Morr, Ibrahim Hammad Zeid and his son, Mohammad.

The sources added that the soldiers invaded Surif town, northwest of Hebron, before storming and searching homes, and abducted Ehab Mohammad Abu Fara.

Furthermore, several military vehicles invaded Yatta and the Samu’ towns, south of Hebron, and the Al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the city, and abducted two Palestinians.

Eyewitnesses said several military vehicles invaded the two towns and the refugee camp, before the soldiers closed streets, stormed and ransacked homes, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.

The invasion of the Samu’ town was mainly focused on the Al-Madwara and the Al-Khaseina areas, where the soldiers stormed and ransacked homes and abducted Qassam Khalayla.

In addition, the soldiers abducted Wael Jawabra after storming his home and ransacking it in the Al-Arroub refugee camp.

In addition, the soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, and fired gas bombs and rubber-coated steel bullets at youngsters who protested the invasion, causing many Palestinians to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation.

In related news, the soldiers invaded Tulkarem city, in the northwestern West Bank, and stormed many neighborhoods, especially in the southern and the western areas, in addition to invading Far’un town, Ertah Suburb, Shweika area, and Khaddouri Junction, in the southern, northern and western areas on the city.

Also, the soldiers invaded Arraba and Al-Jalama towns, near the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and withdrew later.

First Published on Jul 3, 2024 at 08:02