The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has confirmed that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, thirteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank.

The PPS office in Hebron governorate, in southern West Bank, said the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes, especially in Beit Ummar town, northwest of Hebron city, and abducted six Palestinians.

It identified the abducted citizens as Wahid Hamdi Abu Mariya, 52, Mohammad Shehda Sleibi, 22, Nour Mohammad Sleibi, 18, and Suleiman Jawdat Bahar, 21.

It is worth mentioning that Abu Mariya is also a former political prisoner who spent many years in Israeli prisons.

In Yatta town, south of Hebron, the soldiers abducted Ra’ed Yaqeen al-Ja’bari and Younis Arafat Basal, 29.

Furthermore, the soldiers invaded and ransacked homes in Ya’bad town, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Amer Abdul-Rahman Ba’jawi, in addition to Hafeth Ibrahim Abu Bakr.

The soldiers also abducted Hamza Khairi Qobbaj, 23, from Anabta town, east of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, after stopping him at the Ennab military roadblock.

In Ramallah, in central West Bank, the soldiers abducted Hamza al-Bis, 20, from the al-Am’ari refugee camp, and a former political prisoner, a student at Birzeit University, Hamza Zalloum.

In addition, the soldiers abducted two former political prisoners, identified as Mohammad Ahmad Hammad and Abdul-Aziz Hamed, at the northern entrance of al-Biereh city.