Israeli soldiers abducted at least twenty Palestinians from several parts of the occupied West Bank Wednesday. During these invasions, the soldiers stormed and violently searched dozens of homes and buildings.
In Kobar town, northwest of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, the soldiers abducted Moath Hamed after surrounding his home.
The Quds News Network said the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank imprisoned Moath in the West Bank for seven years, allegedly after he conducted a shooting attack against Israeli colonialist settlers in 2015.
Also in Kobar, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, Khaldoun Barghouthi, after undercover officers infiltrated the town and stormed his home.
Protests were reported before the soldiers fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades.
In addition, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, Mohammad Al-Qadi, 27, after invading and searching his home in al-Biereh city near Ramallah.
Dozens of soldiers also invaded Silwad town, northeast of Ramallah, and searched many homes.
In Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, the soldiers invaded and ransacked a few homes, causing excessive damage, before abducting Daoud Idrees Abu Hussein, 38.
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded the al-Isawiya town, searched several homes, and abducted Nasrallah Mahmoud.
The soldiers also stormed the home of two young men, Mansour Mahmoud and Nour Sheikha, but they weren’t there, so the army ransacked the properties and informed their families that they were wanted for interrogation.
In the at-Tour town in Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded and searched many homes before abducting Mohammad Abu Sbeitan. They also summoned Farid Abu Al-Hawa for interrogation.
In Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, the soldiers summoned for interrogation two young men, Abed Barbar and Majd al-‘A’war, in addition to invading the home of Yousef Resheq to abduct him, but he wasn’t at the property. The army informed the family they will arrest Yousef’s father if they could not locate him.
After stopping him at a sudden military roadblock near Jericho city, the soldiers abducted Ihsan Jamil Ghannam, 47, from Aqaba town north of Tubas in the northeastern West Bank. The Palestinian was heading to his work in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank.
In Jenin, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers stormed and ransacked dozens of homes in several parts of the governorate and abducted six Palestinians, identified as Mosab Hanaisha, from Qabatia town, Awab Fuad Ya’acba, from Kafr Ra’ey, Ghaleb ad-Deesy from Jaba’, in addition to Mahmoud Mohammad Lahlouh, Farez Zibin, and Ala’ Mohammad Abu ar-Rob, from the eastern neighborhood of Jenin city.
In Nablus, in the northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Jamal Dweikat, Islam Naim Diab, Aysar Tayel Jaghoub, Raed Abdul-Rahman Barham, and Ehab Ismael Hamayel, from Beita town, in addition to Bader Mahmoud Daraghma and his brother Amro, from al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya town, and Nidal Yousef Shehada from Orif.
On Wednesday morning, the soldiers killed a Palestinian lawyer, Mohammad Hasan Assaf, 34, after firing many live rounds at his car in the Industrial Area in Nablus city, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.