Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, several homes in Orif village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, and kidnapped one Palestinian.

The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said several military vehicles invaded ‘Orif village, before the soldiers broke into a number of homes, searched them, and kidnapped Saleh Sabah al-‘Arouri, 18.

In addition, the soldiers invaded several homes Khallet al-‘Ein, ath-Thaher and al-Bayyada areas, in Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, and searched them. The army also used military dogs during the search.   

The invaded homes belong to Eyad Bassam Za’aqeeq, Rami Bassam Za’aqeeq, Mohammad Kamel Hasanen Za’aqeeq, Waheed Zamel Abu Mariya and Mahmoud ‘Ayyad ‘Awad.