Israeli soldiers have kidnapped, earlier Monday, five Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Hebron and Bethlehem. On Sunday evening, the soldiers kidnapped a Palestinian in occupied Jerusalem.
The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that several Israeli military vehicles invaded the Ras al-Joura area, in Hebron city, searched homes and kidnapped Abdul-Qader al-Ayman Qawasmi, 23, and his brother, Sameh, 20.
It added that the soldiers also invaded several neighborhoods in the ath-Thaheriyya area, south of Hebron, and kidnapped Ma‚Äômoun Ghazi Qaisiyya.
In addition, the soldiers invaded Teqoua‚Äô town, east of Bethlehem, also searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinians, identified as Moath Ibrahim al-‚ÄėAmour, 21, and Shadi Nayef al-‚ÄėAmour, 21.
The soldiers also invaded the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, and clashed with local youths, who hurled stones on the advancing army vehicles, while the soldiers fired gas bombs and concussion grenades.
On Sunday evening, the soldiers kidnapped a Palestinian woman, identified as Khadija Khweiss Abu Ghalia, from Za‚Äôim town, east of Jerusalem, for her activities protesting the ongoing Israeli invasions and provocative tours into the courtyards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
The Israeli police in Jerusalem decided to keep Abu Ghalia under interrogation until Tuesday.