Israeli soldiers invaded, on Thursday at dawn, Kafr Malik and al-Mughayer Palestinian villages, northeast of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, searched and ransacked dozens of homes, and abducted nineteen Palestinians.

Media sources said the soldiers caused damage to many invaded homes, and abducted 14 Palestinians in the al-Mughayer village, but later released five of them.

The abducted Palestinians have been identified as Ayman Ali Abu Alia, Mohammad Zaher Abu Alia, Hamdallah Jalal Na’san, Abbas Abdul-Hadi Abu Alia, Mo’tasem Mofeed Abu Alia, Qussai Abu Alia, Mustafa Abu Alia, Raed Ghazi Na’san, Odai Najeeb Na’san and Ali Sade al-Hajj Mohammad.

In Kfar Malek, the soldiers also searched many homes before abducting Mohyeddin Firas Hamayel, Dia’ Jalal, Yaman Faraj B’eirat, Ahmad Sa’id B’eirat, Ja’far Safa and Maher Naji.

It is worth mentioning that the soldiers posted notes on the homes of the abducted Palestinians claiming that they “hurled stones at the army, and attempted to hurt civilians. (the Israeli colonists)

The note also warns the residents that the army will continue to operate in the occupied territories, and will impose severe punitive measures against the Palestinians.

In related news, several fanatic illegal Israeli colonists infiltrated, on Thursday at dawn, into Turmus Ayya Palestinian village, east of Ramallah, burnt two cars and caused serious damage to a third vehicle.