On Sunday afternoon, Israeli soldiers abducted three young Palestinian men, including the head of a Village Council, in Jerusalem and Nablus in the West Bank.

In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted a young man, Samer Safadi, after storming and searching his home in the Sa’adiyya neighborhood in the Old City.

The soldiers also abducted a young man, Abdullah al-Julani, from the al-Qarmi neighborhood in the Old City.

The soldiers and police officers were deployed in several alleys and streets in the Old City, especially those leading to the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and installed roadblocks.

In Nablus, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted the head of Beit Furik village council, Samer Hanani, while crossing the Zatara military roadblock south of the city.