The Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, ten Palestinians from their homes, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including occupied East Jerusalem.
The PPS said several army jeeps invaded the al-‘Isawiya town, northeast of Jerusalem, searched and ransacked many homes, and abducted four Palestinians.
It identified the abducted Palestinians as Ala’ Dirbas, Fares Darwish, Taiseer Mheisin, and Ala’ Abu Bakr.
The head of the Popular Committee in al-‘Isawiya, Mohammad Abu al-Hummus, stated that the invasions and searches of homes were carried out by soldiers and intelligence officers.
It is worth mentioning that, on Sunday at night, several army jeeps invaded the town, and fired many gas bombs, concussion grenades, and rubber-coated steel bullet at Palestinian protesters.
The soldiers also invaded the Shu’fat refugee camp, in Jerusalem, searched homes, and abducted Omar al-‘Anati.
In addition, undercover soldiers invaded the al-Makhfiyya area, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and kidnapped a former political prisoner, identified as Bader Husam Rezeq, after violently searching his home.
The soldiers were disguised as sanitary workers of Nablus Municipality and were carrying equipment for sterilizing buildings and roads.
The soldiers also invaded ‘Aseera ash-Shamaliya town, north of Nablus, searched homes and abducted Mohammad Walid Sawalma.
In Jenin, in northern West Bank, the soldiers abducted Mohammad Amin Lahlouh, after invading and ransacking his home in ‘Arraba town, south of Jenin.
In Salfit, in central West Bank, the soldiers invaded Yasuf village, north of the city, and stopped Palestinian workers while preparing to pave new acritical roads, funded by the Palestinian Agricultural Relief.
In Jericho, in northeastern West Bank, the soldiers invaded Ein al-Sultan refugee camp, west of the city, before searching homes, and abducted two young men, identified as Yacoub Abu Lawi and Ehab al-Kaloni.
The soldiers also installed a military roadblock at the southern entrance of Jericho city, before stopping and searching dozens of cars and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.
In the besieged Gaza Strip, the soldiers fired live rounds at Palestinian agricultural lands east of Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coastal region, forcing the farmers away.
On Sunday at night, the soldiers fired missiles into a building in Beit Lahia town, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
Earlier Monday, the soldiers invaded Khirbit Beit Iskariya village, isolated by the illegal Gush Etzion colonialist bloc, south of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and demolished a Palestinian home.
(Source / 10.08.2020)