On Thursday, Israeli soldiers abducted sixteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank.

The soldiers abducted Mohammad Fawwaz al-Mashayikh, Malek Jamal Allan, and Majdi Mustafa Abu Omar from their homes in the al-Jadawel area in Beit Jala, west of Bethlehem.

The soldiers also abducted Majdi Abu Aker and Hamza Abdul-Aziz Abu Srour from their homes in the ‘Aida refugee camp, north of Bethlehem.

In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers invaded the al-Mughayyir village and abducted Mohammad Ala Mohammad and his brother Mahmoud.

Also, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, Morad Mohammad Fashafsha, from the northern West Bank city of Jenin, after stopping him at a sudden military roadblock near Nablus.

In addition, undercover Israeli soldiers infiltrated Jenin city driving a car with Palestinian license plates, and kidnapped former political prisoner, Abdul-Salam Jamal Abu al-Haija while walking near the ar-Razi hospital in the city.

In Tulkarem, also in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted former political prisoner Jihad Mohammad Kharyoush, 24, from Tulkarem refugee camp, former political prisoner Anas Taleb al-Ashqar, 26, from Saida town, and Mahmoud Mojahed from Zeita town.

In the southern part of the West Bank in Hebron, the soldiers stormed and ransacked dozens of homes and abducted Abed Omran Nassereddin, Ammar Mohammad Jawabra, and Rani Mohammad Hdeib from the al-Arroub refugee camp, and Morad Mamoun al-Awawda from Doura town.

Protests took place when the soldiers invaded Doura town before the army fired many live rounds, gas bombs, and rubber-coated steel bullets.