On Wednesday dawn, Israeli soldiers abducted at least ten Palestinians, including former political prisoners, from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank.
In occupied Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded Beit Doqqo village, northwest of the city, searched homes, and abducted a former political prisoner, Essam Jawdat Isamel Rayyan, 46.
Undercover Israeli soldiers infiltrated Illar Palestinian town northeast of Tulkarem before kidnapping a young man, Mohammad Zoheir Abu Hanifa, from his home.
Israeli soldiers invaded the town shortly after the undercover officers infiltrated the home and secured their retreat after kidnapping the young man.
In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers abducted former political prisoner Riyad Abu Safiyya, 62, from his home in Beit Sira village, west of Ramallah in the central West Bank.
In Ein Qibya village, northwest of Ramallah, the soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes before undercover officers kidnapped former political prisoner Mohammad Gheithan, and his sons Awad and Abdul-Aziz. Six days earlier, the soldiers abducted Ali, the son of Mohammad, from his home in Ein Qibya.
It is worth mentioning that the soldiers also invaded Ni’lin town, west of Ramallah, and Budrus village, northwest of Ramallah, leading to protests.
Also at dawn, the soldiers killed Ahmad Mohammad Lutfi Masad, 18, and injured at least three during massive invasions and exchanges of fire in Jenin, Jenin refugee camp, and Qabatia town, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.
During the invasions into Jenin, the soldiers stormed and ransacked many homes and abducted Assem Abu al-Haija, the son of detained political leader Jamal Abu al-Haija, 61, after assaulting him in the Jenin refugee camp. The soldiers also abducted former political prisoners, Yasser Abu ar-Rob, Ali Abu ar-Rob, and Ala’ Hanaisha, from their homes in Qabatia town, south of Jenin.
In related news, Israeli navy ships attacked, Wednesday dawn, several Palestinian fishing boats near the Rafah shore, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, abducted six fishermen, and confiscated their boats.