Several Israeli military jeeps invaded, on Monday at dawn, the town of ‘Azzoun, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, broke into and searched dozens of homes, and kidnapped ten Palestinians.

The Qalqilia office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS)has reported that the soldiers violently searched at least thirteen homes, and interrogated several families, before kidnapping ten Palestinians.

It added that the soldiers surrounded the town, and declared it a closed military zone, before invading it.

Six of the kidnapped Palestinians have been identified as Ali Farid Hasan, Qussai Shaher Salim, Mahmoud Jamal Odah, Mohammad Salim Arroub, Monther Yasser Salama and Essam Rashid Radwan.