Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, eighteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army invaded and ransacked dozens of homes, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.
In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted four Palestinians, identified as Saleh Ataya, Mohammad Omar Khweira, Rassem Eshteyya, and Ali Taha, from their homes in Kafr Ni’ma town, northwest of Ramallah.
In Hebron, in southern part of the West Bank, the soldiers abducted Bassem Mahmoud ‘Oqeil, Sabri Abdul-Qader Zohour, 49, and Abdul-Mahdi Badawi Zohour, 56, from Beit Kahil, northwest of Hebron, Saed Ibrahim Badawi, 30, from the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of the city, Rami Mohammad Jaradat, 30, from Sa’ir town, northeast of Hebron, Mohammad Abdul-Hamid Masalma, 24, from Beit Awwa, west of Hebron, and Ibrahim Mohammad Abu Ayyash, 37, from Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron.
The soldiers also abducted Mohammad Ali Qfeisha, 17, near the Ibrahimi Mosque, in Hebron city.
In Nablus, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Omar Eyad Mansour, 29, and Ja’far Yasser Hadada, 32, from their homes in the Northern Mountain area.
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers searched homes before abducting Ata Mohammad Dirbas, Ismael Nasser, Rawhi al-Jayyar, Mohammad Najeeb, and Abdul-Rahman al-Basheeti.