On Thursday dawn, Israeli soldiers invaded and violently searched dozens of homes across the occupied West Bank and abducted at least eleven Palestinians, including siblings.
In Jericho, in the northeastern West Bank, the soldiers abducted a young man, Mohammad Akram Awadat, from Aqabat Jaber refugee camp, south of the city, after stopping him at a military roadblock, north of Jericho city.
In Tulkarem, in the northwestern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Mohammad Zaqqout from his home in the city, Abdul-Rahim Al-Asli, and As’ad Darwish from Nur Shams refugee camp.
In Jenin, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Nour Saqer, Ahmad Khallouf, and Odai K’eiba from their homes in Jenin City.
The invasion led to protests before the soldiers fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, and gas bombs.
The soldiers also invaded the eastern areas of Jenin, leading to protests, especially near the Al-Jalama Israeli military roadblocks.
In Bethlehem, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, Ahmad Attoun, from his home in the Breid’a area, east of the city.
It is worth mentioning that Ahmad is from Jerusalem but was forced out of the city under direct military orders a few months earlier.
The soldiers also invaded the Deheishe refugee camp south of Bethlehem and abducted Luay Yousef Salim, and As’ad Darwish from the ‘Aida refugee camp north of Bethlehem after storming their homes and ransacking them.
In Beit Sahour city, east of Bethlehem, the soldier stormed and ransacked the homes of Salah Hourani, Odai Sadouq, Hamza Nazzal, Mohammad Ibrahim Nasr, and his brothers Nasser and Adnan.
In the southern part of the West Bank in Hebron, the soldiers invaded the Ath-Thaheriyya town, south of the city, searched homes, and abducted Suleiman Nader Qaisiyya.
In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers abducted a young man, Mos’ab Nasr Abu Hmeid, from his home in the Batn Al-Hawa neighborhood.
The invasions led to massive protests across the occupied West Bank, especially Jerusalem, Ramallah, Nablus, Tulkarem, Qalqilia, Bethlehem, and Hebron, while Palestinian resistance fighters also exchanged fire with the soldiers in Jenin and Nablus.