On Wednesday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted seventeen Palestinians, including siblings and former political prisoners, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank.

In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted Mofeed Sandouqa and Adham Sabta from their homes in the city, in addition to Qussai Ahmad Dari and Nadim Mohammad Safadi from Al-Isawiya town.

In Beit Duqqu town, northwest of Jerusalem, the soldiers stormed and ransacked homes and abducted Abdul-Mo’ti Qoteiba Rayyan, Assem Habes Rayyan, Mousa Mohammad Hasan, and former political prisoner Sa’id Mustafa Daoud.

In Bethlehem, the soldiers abducted Moath Saduddin Shweiki, 32, from his home in the Al-Karkafa area in the center of the city.

In Hebron, in the occupied West Bank’s southern part, the soldiers abducted Mohammad Arafat Rajabi from his home in the southern area of the city, in addition to three siblings, Rezeq Halayqa, Ahmad Halayqa, and former political prisoner Qassam Halayqa, from their homes.
Also, the Israeli army claimed it located four lathe workshops, reportedly used to manufacture weapons, in Hebron.

Furthermore, the soldiers installed roadblocks on Hebron’s northern roads and the main entrances of Sa’ir, Halhoul, and Ath-Thaheriyya towns, northeast, north, and south of Hebron, and invaded Beit Awwa town, west of the city, leading to protests.

In Tubas, in the northeastern West Bank, undercover Israeli soldiers abducted Majd Abu Siyaj and Ameed Daraghma from their homes in the city.

Media sources said Palestinian resistance fighters exchanged fire the Israeli soldiers during the Tubas invasion and while the army was withdrawing from the city.

In Qalqilia, in the northwestern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Qoteiba Ramadan from his home in the Al-Qar’an neighborhood in the city.

In the northern West Bank in Nablus, the soldiers abducted Mo’taz Hassan Kalbouna from his home in the city, while several military vehicles invaded Aqraba town, southeast of Nablus, before storming the home of Issa Bani Fadel, looking for his son Osama, who reportedly carried out a shooting attack against the soldiers in Huwwara, south of Nablus.

It is worth mentioning that, on Tuesday evening, undercover soldiers abducted Mohammad Fares Fararja, 26, from the Deheishe refugee camp, south of Bethlehem, while walking near the refugee camp’s main entrance on the Hebron-Jerusalem Road.

Also on Tuesday evening, the soldiers invaded Ya’bad, Nazlet Zeid, Zabbouba, Toura, and Rommana, south and west of Hebron, and installed roadblocks in Ya’bad town.