On Thursday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted eighteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank.

In Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, the soldiers invaded the al-Fawwar refugee camp before storming and ransacking many homes.

Media sources said the soldiers abducted Ahmad Mohammad al-Amsi, Ismael al-Amsi, Yousef Mohammad at-Teety, Mustafa al-Ballas, Ahmad Abdul-Qader Awwad, Sami Mohammad al-Janazra, and a wounded young man, Fahed Saher Natasha.

In Jenin, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes in Burqin and abducted a young man, Ali Mojahed al-Amoudi.

The soldiers also abducted Ahmad Mousa Halajia from Jenin city, Mohammad Khaled Ghawadra, Nayef Midhat Ghawadra, his brother Atef, and Anan Abdul-Ghani Ghawadra, from their homes in Be’er al-Basha village, southwest of Jenin.

Local sources said Palestinian resistance fighters exchanged fire with the invading military vehicles in Burqin, mildly wounding one soldier.

In Nablus, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, Abdul-Karim Anwar Mona, and Ahmad Sayeh.

In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers invaded Silwad town, east of the city, searched homes, and abducted Zaher Talal Hamed and Kamal Hamed, 32.