Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, fourteen Palestinians, including eight from Jerusalem and two siblings in Bethlehem, from their homes in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has confirmed.
The PPS said dozens of soldiers invaded the al-‘Isawiya town, in occupied Jerusalem, searched and ransacked homes and abducted eight Palestinians.
They have been identified as Mohammad Bassam Obeid, Mohammad Walid Obeid, Mohammad Zakariya Oleyyan, Husam Oleyyan, Wadea’ Oleyyan, Nour Maher Mheisin, Abed Tha’er Mahmoud and Ahmad Abu Roumi.
In Bethlehem governorate, south of Jerusalem, the soldiers abducted Mohammad Suleiman Sha’er, Ahmad Khaled Lahham, Hayyan Ibrahim Taqatqa and his brother Raddad.
The soldiers also abducted Ammar Adel Zahran, from his home in Deir Abu Mashal town, and Abed Hamed Hamdan, from Beit Sira town, near Ramallah in central West Bank.