Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, at least ten Palestinians, including a kidney patient and former political prisoners, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, after the soldiers stormed and ransacked dozens of homes, causing damage.
The Hebron office of the PPS in southern West Bank, said the soldiers stormed many homes in several parts of the governorate, and abducted five Palestinians, including the secretary of Fateh movement.
Among the invaded homes are those belonging to two former political prisoners, one from Hebron city, identified as Bilal Abu Sneina, and the second Ma’rouf Abu Fara, from Surif town, west of the city.
It stated that the soldiers abducted Fateh secretary Hazem Abu Sbeih, in the Ibrahimi Mosque area, in Hebron city.
The soldiers also abducted Mohammad Issa Zama’ra and Ghassan Hasan Sharif, from Halhoul town and the al-’Arroub refugee camp, north of Hebron, in addition to Ahmad Masalma and Qassem Masalma, from Beit Awwa town, south of Hebron.
The soldiers also invaded Yatta town, south of Hebron, and installed roadblocks on Hebron’s northern and southern entrance, in addition to the entrances of Halhoul and Sa’ir towns, before stopping and searching dozens of cars, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting the ID cards of the passengers.
In Tubas, in northeastern West Bank, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Zeid Mohammad Sarhan, from his home in the al-Far’a refugee camp, after invading and ransacking it.
The head of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society’s office in Tubas, Mahmoud Sawafta, said Sarhan suffers from various health issues and underwent a Kidney transplant surgery two years ago.
In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted Hazem Khalifa, from the al-Jalazoun refugee camp, north of the city, in addition to another Palestinian who remained unidentified at the time of this report, and was taken prisoner from an apartment building in Ein Misbah neighborhood in Ramallah city.
The soldiers also fired gas bombs and concussion grenades at protesters in the al-Irsal neighborhood in Ramallah.
In Tulkarem, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Omar Sari A’mar, from his home in Anabta town, north of the city.
In Nablus, also in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Azzam Abdul-Karim Hamad, from his home in Sebastia town, north of the city.