The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, nine Palestinians from their homes, in several areas of the West Bank governorate of Bethlehem.

The Bethlehem office of the PPS said many soldiers invaded the al-Asakra village, east of the city, violently searched homes and abducted Abdul-Rahman Khaled Asakra, 20, and ‘Atiya Daoud Asakra.

The soldiers also invaded homes in ‘Aida refugee camp, north of Bethlehem, and abducted Tareq Abu Srour and Sami ‘Oleyyan.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded the Saff Street, in the center of Bethlehem city, and abducted Luay Salim al-Hreimi, 20, and Ramadan Janazra.

In Teqoua’ town, east of Bethlehem, the soldiers abducted Mustafa Jamal Abdul-Khalil, 20, from his home.

Another Palestinian, identified as Amer Abu Sh’eera, was abducted from his home in the al-‘Azza refugee camp, north of Bethlehem.