Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, many Palestinian communities across the occupied West Bank, searched and ransacked dozens of homes, and abducted at least nineteen Palestinians, in addition to wounding several others, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported.
The PPS office in Ramallah, in central West Bank, said the soldiers abducted Mohammad Bassem Tamimi, 15, Moayyad Hamza Tamimi, 20 Abdul-Fattah Hamed, Tareq Khdeira and Mohammad Abu Safiyya, 16.
It is worth mentioning that Abu Safiyya was recently injured by army fire in his leg and shoulder and is still recovering from his wounds.
In Tulkarem, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, Qassam Riyad Bodeir, 30, in addition to Bassel Essam Aref, 19, who studies at the Palestine Technical University – Kadoorie.
In Qalqilia, also in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Yazan Ma’an Salim, 25, and Morad Saleh Nofal, 42, from Jayyous village.
In Jenin, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Mohammad Mustafa al-Qneizi, Ayham Fakhri Salit and Abdul-Aziz Bassam Abu ‘Obeid, from Jenin refugee camp, and caused many Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation during ensuing protests.
Furthermore, the soldiers abducted Omar Abdul-Mahdi Shawar, and former political prisoner Ammar al-Qawasmi, from Hebron city, in southern West Bank, in addition to Yazan Qassem ar-Ra’ey, 19, from the al-‘Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron.
The soldiers also abducted Mohammad Marwan Jaradat, Bassam Hijazi Jaradat, from Sa’ir town, northeast of Hebron, and Talal Khalil Najjar, from Yatta town, south of the city.
The soldiers also invaded many neighborhoods in Hebron city, and installed roadblocks at the entrances of Sa’ir and Halhoul towns, and the al-Fawwar refugee camp, before stopping and searching dozens of cars, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.
In Jericho, the soldiers abducted Khader Jamal al-Haddad.