Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, fourteen Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the army stormed and ransacked many homes. The soldiers also invaded and bulldozed farmlands in the southern Gaza Strip.
In Jenin, in northern West Bank, the soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes in the city, in addition to Jenin refugee camp, and Qabatia town south of the city, leading to protests. The soldiers fired many live rounds, gas bombs and rubber-coated steel bullets at the protesters.
During the invasion into many homes in Qabatia, the soldiers abducted Hashem Omar Zakarna, and Amir Bassam Abu ar-Rob, in addition to Baha’ Maher Kamil and Hamza Mahmoud Abu Hasan, who were taken prisoner at the Dothan military roadblock, near Ya’bad town, west of Jenin.
In addition, the soldiers abducted Lu’ay Saffouri and his brother Muhammad, from their home in Jenin refugee camp.
In Ramallah, in central West bank, the soldiers invaded homes in the at-Tira neighborhood, and abducted a child, identified as Mohammad Washha.
In Bethlehem south of occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded the Saff Street in the center of the city, and abducted Ramez Mohammad Hreimi, 23, after storming his family’s home and ransacking it.
The soldiers also invaded and searched the home of Mohammad Daoud Hreimi in the Saff Street, and Ali al-Wahsh in the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem.
In Hebron, in southern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Mohyeddin Gheith, 18, after stopping him at a military roadblock, in the southern part of the city.
The soldiers also abducted Qoteiba Nader al-Allami, 19, and Abdullah Ali Za’aqeeq, 20, after storming and ransacking their homes in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron.
In Tayasir village, east of Tubas in northeastern West Bank, the army searched homes before abducting Yazan Zahi Abu Ali, 24, Salama Abdul-Razeq Dibik, 32, and his brother Mojahed, 30.
In related news, Israeli military bulldozers invaded Palestinian farmlands, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and uprooted sections near the fence.
The army dropped leaflets threatening to uproot the crops that are planted on Palestinian lands within 100 meters of the perimeter fence, and to shoot the Palestinians who enter them.