Israeli soldiers invaded, overnight and during early dawn hours Thursday, dozens of homes in different parts of occupied East Jerusalem, and violently searched them, before abducting 24 Palestinians, including one woman and nine children.

The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic), in Jerusalem, said most of the abductions and home invasions were forced in Silwan, al-‘Isawiyya, at-Tour and the Old City, and added that the searches caused excessive damage.

It identified seventeen of the abducted Palestinians as;


1.       Hanadi Sarhan. (Wife of Samer Sarhan who was killed in 2010)

2.       Majdi al-‘Abbassi.

3.       Luay Sami Rajabi, 21.

4.       Samer Hamza Shalloudi, 18.

5.       Tareq Sa’ada al-‘Abbassi, 25.

6.       Fadi Hasan al-‘Abbassi, 18.

7.       Mosallam Mousa Odah, 16.

8.       Mohammad Abu al-Hamam, 19.

9.       Baha’ Abu Tayeh, 19.

10.   Mohammad Abu Sanad.


11.   Yahya Yasser Abdul-Kamel, 16.

12.   Abdul-Karim Sha’ban ‘Obeid, 27.

13.   Amir Khaldoun Mustafa.

14.   Mustafa Ibrahim ‘Asaliyya.


15.   Ahmad Khaled Jweiles, 22.

16.   Na’im Nader Sharif, 17.

The Old City:

17.   Mohammad Salim.