Night raid (archive image)

Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, fifteen Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported.

The PPS office in Jericho, in northeastern West Bank, said the soldiers invaded and searched many homes in Aqabat Jaber refugee camp, southwest of the Jericho city, before abducting Mahmoud Arafat Jalayta and Ahmad al-Mimi.

In Jenin, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted two Palestinians from Ya’bad and Qabatia towns, identified as Hussein Thabet Ba’jawi and Mohammad As’ad.

In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted Nassim Abdul-Salam Barghouthi, 23, Mohye Wisam Barghouthi, 24, Ala’ Wahid Barghouthi, 24, Jamil Daraghma, 23, and Amal Nakhla, from their homes in Kobar village, north of the city.

The soldiers also abducted Dia’ Hisham Zahda, Arafat Qawasmi, Mohannad As’ad Tawil, from their homes in the southern West bank city of Hebron, and Abdul-Rahman Hazem Hadoush, 19, from Surif town, northwest of Hebron, in addition to Nidal and his brother Isamel Hosni Za’aqeeq, from Beit Ummar town, north of the city.