Israeli soldiers abducted, on Monday at dawn, at least fourteen Palestinians, including one woman, a former political prisoner, and siblings, and injured two, after the army invaded and violently searched dozens of homes across the occupied West Bank.
Media sources said the soldiers invaded the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem city in the occupied West Bank, before storming and searching homes, and abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Othman Salah Jom’a.
The soldiers also invaded Biddu town, northwest of occupied Jerusalem, searched homes, and abducted a young man, identified as Amir Hmeidan. The army also invaded the nearby town of Beit Anan.
Furthermore, the soldiers invaded Qalandia refugee camp, north of Jerusalem, leading to protests before shooting a young man, and abducted another, identified as Qassam Saber.
In addition, several army jeeps invaded the an-Nassariya village, east of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and abducted Mis’ad Bal’awi after storming his home and ransacking it during the violent search.
Also, the army invaded Balata refugee camp, east of Nablus, in addition to Tal village, southwest of the city, before storming and searching homes.
Furthermore, the soldiers invaded and searched a few homes in Silat al-Harithiya village, northwest of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, before abducting the mother of two detainees.
The abducted woman is the mother Omar and Gheith Jaradat who were taken prisoner after the army claimed they were behind the killing of an Israeli colonialist settler, identified as Yehuda Dimantman, 20, on December 16, 2021, near the evacuated Homesh colonialist outpost, which was built on Palestinian lands north of Nablus.
Also in Silat al-Harithiya, the soldiers abducted a young man, identified as Mohammad Ziad Jaradat.
In Ramallah, in the central West Bank, the soldiers invaded Deir Abu Mashal town, west of the city, searched homes before abducting Nasser Adel Barghouthi and his brother Abdullah.
Also in Ramallah, the soldiers abducted Anas Saber Mafarja from his home in Beit Liqya town, west of the city.
Also, the soldiers invaded and searched several homes in Kharsa village, and the Tabaqa neighborhood, south of Doura town, southwest of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, before abducting Ayman Ali Tbeish, 43, and his brother Mohammad, 33, in addition to Adel Harbiyyat.
The soldiers also invaded Ethna town, west of Hebron, before abducting Khalil Awawda.
Also in Hebron, the soldiers invaded Beit Awwa town, west of the city, leading to protests before shooting a young man.
It is worth mentioning that the soldiers invaded many neighborhoods in Hebron city, and installed roadblocks on various northern roads, in addition to the main streets leading to Sa’ir and Halhoul towns, northeast, and north of Hebron, before stopping and searching dozens of cars, and interrogated many Palestinians while inspecting their ID cards.
(Source / 27.12.2021)