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IOF kidnaps several Palestinians in W. Bank raids

Monday 5-February-2024


The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) raided homes and kidnaped a number of citizens during campaigns at dawn Monday in the West Bank, amid clashes with resistance fighters.

According to local sources, resistance fighters showered Israeli forces and their vehicles with bullets and detonated explosive devices at them in Tubas City.

The IOF bulldozed roads and went on the rampage through homes. They also kidnaped a citizen from his home and confiscated a sum of money belonging to him.

The IOF also clashed with local youths and resistance fighters in Tayseer village, east of Tubas.

In Jenin, resistance fighters detonated some explosive devices at IOF vehicles in Ya’bad town, while Israeli forces kidnaped several citizens from Arraba town before releasing them later.

In Nablus, armed clashes broke out in the morning between resistance fighters and Israeli soldiers in al-Ein refugee camp, during which homemade bombs were detonated at IOF vehicles.

Local sources said that the IOF kidnaped three citizens during its raids in Nablus.

In Tulkarem, resistance fighters also opened fire at Israeli forces in the city, especially in the eastern neighborhood.

Five citizens were reportedly kidnaped by the IOF from different areas of Tulkarem.

The IOF also stormed Ramin village in eastern Tulkarem while firing live ammunition, tear gas canisters and stun grenades.

During their raid in the village, Israeli soldiers destroyed the Martyrs Monument, ransacked a café, detained and interrogated a number of young men inside it, and searched their cellphones.

The IOF also raided homes and searched vehicles in different areas of the village.

In Qalqilya, resistance fighters attacked Israeli forces with pipe bombs in al-Nafaq (Tunnel) street.

The IOF raided several homes in Qalqilya City and kidnaped three citizens. Another citizen was taken prisoner during an IOF raid in Kafr Laqif town, east of Qalqiya.

In Ramallah, the IOF kidnaped a woman and three male citizens during raids on homes in Silwad town, and four others from different areas of the province.

In Bethlehem, resistance fighters attacked an Israeli army base near Rachel’s Tomb and Aida refugee camp with homemade bombs.

In al-Khalil, Israeli forces were attacked with an explosive device in Beit Ummar town.

The IOF stormed Halhul town in the north of al-Khalil, kidnaped three citizens, including a father and his son, and damaged a car.

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