Earlier Monday, Israeli soldiers abducted at least twelve Palestinians, including children, from several parts of the occupied West Bank.

In Tulkarem, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Ismael Essam Odah, 27, and Mohammad Hasan Jallad, 40, from their homes in the southern part of the city.

In Jenin, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Rateb Al-Bali, after exchanging fire with him and firing several Energa shells at the property, and injured five Palestinians, including one who suffered serious wounds.

The soldiers also abducted a young man, Yasser Abdul-Rahman Masalma, 25, from his home in Beit Awwa town, near the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and confiscated five Palestinian cars.

Before stopping and searching dozens of cars, the soldiers installed roadblocks in several neighborhoods in Hebron city and the main entrances of Sair and Halhoul towns.

The soldiers also caused several Palestinians to suffer the effects of tear gas inhalation in Shuhada Street, in the center of Hebron city, during protests that erupted after the army invaded and ransacked many homes and shops.

In Abu Dis town, southeast of occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded and violently searched several homes and abducted Mohammad Daoud Halabiyya, Ismael Ahmad Jamous, Mohammad Abu Hilal, and his son Amjad.

In Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted Mohammad Daqqaq and confiscated his car.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Ni’lin town, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and abducted three children, Mohammad Mustafa Khawaja, 14, Mohammad Morad Amira, 13, and Mohammad Hussein Amira, 14.

In the Gaza Strip, the soldiers fired live rounds and gas bombs at Palestinian farmers and shepherds on lands near the perimeter fence, east of the Al-Boreij refugee camp, in the central part of the coastal region.

First Published on: Nov 21, 2022, at 11:08