Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, overnight and at dawn Wednesday, several areas in the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched many homes, and kidnapped nine Palestinians, including a photojournalist, in addition to confiscating the contents of a print shop.
The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers kidnapped a photojournalist, identified as Nidal Natsha, after storming his home and searching it, in Hebron city.
The soldiers also invaded several homes in various areas the city, and kidnapped Nidal Tamimi and Taha Najjar.
In addition, the army invaded Doura town, southwest of Hebron, searched a few homes and kidnapped Ayed Doudin, Raed Abu Zaânouna and Raâed Hamdan.
The PPS also said that many army vehicles invaded the al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of Hebron, and kidnapped Abdullah al-Qassas, 25.
Also in al-Fawwar, the soldiers invaded a print shop, belonging to Abdullah Rasras, who was recently kidnapped by the army, violently searched his ship and confiscated its equipment.
In Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, the soldiers kidnapped Hamza Waheed Abu Mariya, 26, after invading his home and searching it, along with many homes in Aseeda area.
Owners of some of the invaded homes have been identified as Mohammad Ahmad Allami, Yousef Ahmad Allami, and Hammad Mohammad al-âAllami.
Also Wednesday, the soldiers shot, and seriously injured, a young Palestinian man after he reportedly attempted to stab a soldier in an area between Zaâtara and Huwwara military roadblocks, in the northern West Bank district of Nablus.