Israeli soldiers abducted, late at night and on Tuesday at dawn, five Palestinians from their homes in the al-‘Isawiya town, and two children in Bab al-‘Amoud area, in occupied East Jerusalem.

Media sources in Jerusalem said that dozens of soldiers invaded the al-Isawiya town, in the heart of Jerusalem, before storming and violently searching homes.

The sources added that the soldiers abducted Mohammad Jihad Oleyyan, Mohammad Zakariya Oleyyan, Wadea’ Daoud Oleyyan, Fayez Mheisin, Mohammad Amer Mahmoud.

Late on Monday at night, the soldiers abducted two children, identified as Mohannad Qara’in, 14, and Ahmad Morad, 15, from Bab al-‘Amoud in Jerusalem.