Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, overnight night and on Sunday morning, at least fourteen Palestinians, including two women, in the West Bank districts of Ramallah, Jerusalem, Hebron, Nablus and Tulkarem.
The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) in Ramallah said the soldiers invaded various communities in the district, violently broke into and searched homes and kidnapped four Palestinians.
The kidnapped have been identified as Ata Erheimi, 26, Moath Abu Samra, 16, in addition to Waleed and his brother Bakr Tawfiq. The Tawfiq brothers are from Deir Netham town, northwest of Ramallah.
In Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, the soldiers also stormed and searched homes, and kidnapped three Palestinians, identified as Mosab Jamal Rajoub, Ramzi Sabarna and Abdullah Khalil Zeidat.
The Nablus office of the PPS, in the northern part of the West Bank, said the soldiers also kidnapped three Palestinians identified as Issam Barahma, Abdullah Jihad Maseemi and his brother Mohammad.
The two are the sons of deputy police commissioner in the West Bank, Jihad Maseemi.
In addition, the soldiers also invaded the al-‘Ezariyya town, southeast of occupied Jerusalem, searched a few homes and kidnapped two women, identified as Sabah Mohammad Far’un, 34, and Shireen Khalil Bassa, 35.
The Bethlehem office of the PPS said the soldiers kidnapped one Palestinian, identified as Khader Yousef Jouda, 32, from ‘Aida refugee camp, north of the city.
Another Palestinian, identified as ‘Obeida Suheil Abdullah, 22, was kidnapped in the northern West Bank district of Tulkarem.
Updated From: Israeli Army Kidnaps Seven Palestinians In The West Bank
June 19, 2016 11:51 AM
Israeli soldiers invaded, late Saturday and on Sunday at dawn, several districts in the occupied West Bank, searched homes and kidnapped seven Palestinians, the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported.
The Hebron office of the PPS said the soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, many homes in Doura and Sa’ir towns, in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, and kidnapped two Palestinians, identified as Mos’ab Jamal Rajoub and Ramzi Jabarin.
The soldiers also interrogated several Palestinians while searching their homes, and took the two kidnapped young men to Etzion military base.
The soldiers also invaded Nazlet Issa village, north of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, searched homes, and kidnapped a Palestinian, identified as Obeida Suhail Abdullah, 22.
In addition, the soldiers kidnapped, shortly after midnight, a Palestinian, from ‘Aida refugee camp, north of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, after stopping him on a military roadblock, west of Beit Jala city.
The kidnapped Palestinian has been identified as Khader Yousef Jouda, 32. The soldiers moved him to the Etzion military base, south of Bethlehem.
Late on Saturday at night, Israeli soldiers, stationed at the Za’tara military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, stopped and searched dozens of cars, and kidnapped three Palestinians.
The Nablus office of the PPS said the kidnapped Palestinians have been identified as Abdullah Jihad Maseemi, Mohammad Jihad Maseemi and Issam Barahma.