On Wednesday dawn and Tuesday evening, Israeli soldiers abducted ten Palestinians, including a father and his son, from their homes in Hebron and Jerusalem, in the occupied West Bank.

In the southern part of the West Bank in Hebron, the soldiers invaded Beit Awwa town, southwest of the city, searched homes, and abducted Luay Sami Issa Abu Ghalees, Mahmoud Rezeq Issa Masalma, 25, Khader Ali Issa Masalma and his son Zakariyya.

The soldiers caused excessive damage to the homes of the abducted Palestinians and other homes they searched in the town.

The soldiers also installed roadblocks on Hebron’s northern roads and the streets leading to Ath-Thaheriyya, Sa’ir, and Halhoul, stopped and searched dozens of cars, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.

In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded Beit Duqqu village northwest of the city, searched homes, and abducted Essam Marar and Qussai Marar.

The soldiers also invaded the At-Tour town and Jabal Al-Mukabber in Jerusalem, searched homes, and abducted Adnan Abu Al-Hawa, and Mohammad Nidal Bashir.

On Tuesday evening, the soldiers abducted three children, Ahmad Marouf Dari, 15, Hani Ala’ Dari, 14, and Ali Nader Dirbas, 14, in the Al-Isawiya town in Jerusalem.

On Wednesday dawn, many armored Israeli military vehicles, including bulldozers, invaded the eastern area of Nablus city in the northern West Bank, leading to protests before the soldiers injured several Palestinians, including one who was rammed with an army jeep and abducted at least one.

First Published on: Jan 18, 2023, at 09:46