On Thursday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted eighteen Palestinians, including one worker from Gaza, during massive invasions and violent searches of homes in the Ramallah and Al-Biereh Governorate, in the occupied West Bank’s central part.

Media sources said several military vehicles invaded Abu Shkheidim village, northwest of Ramallah, and abducted Mohammad As-Sous, Yasser As-Sous, Tareq As-Sous, Ahmad Abu Shkheidim, Bassam Issa, and Mousa Ladadwa.

The sources added that the soldiers abducted Monir Al-Abed, Baleegh Barghouthi, Watan Barghouthi, and Ashraf Barghouthi from Kobar town, northwest of Ramallah.

Furthermore, the soldiers abducted a Palestinian worker from northern Gaza, Mo’taz Abu Shammala, after storming his home in Birzeit town, north of Ramallah.

In the Al-Mughayyir village, northeast of Ramallah, the soldiers abducted Ribhi Abu Alia, Mohammad Abu Alia, Hamza Abu Alia, Hamad Abu Alia, Fadel Abu Alia, Nizar Na’san, and Mashhour Na’san.

Also at dawn, Israeli soldiers invaded the Al-Far’a refugee camp south of Tubas in the occupied West Bank’s northeastern part, searched, and ransacked many homes, abducted one Palestinian, and shot two during ensuing protests.