WEST BANK, (PIC)
The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) kidnaped a number of Palestinian citizens during raids in the West Bank, amid clashes with local youths.
According to the Palestinian Commission of Detainees’ and Ex-Detainees’ Affairs, the IOF kidnaped at least 12 citizens during raids on homes in different West Bank areas.
In Nablus, Israeli forces stormed the villages of Rujeib and Deir al-Hatab and ransacked homes, which provoked clashes with local young men.
In Bethlehem, the IOF kidnaped a citizen from Mount Umm Rukba in al-Khader town and raided several homes in the city.
Similar IOF raids on homes happened in the towns of Sa’ir and ash-Shuyukh in the northeast of al-Khalil.
Local sources in al-Khalil said that the IOF went on the rampage through homes in Sa’ir and ash-Shuyukh towns and interrogated members of families during the raids.
Israeli forces also stormed Batn al-Hawa neighborhood in Ramallah City and kidnaped a university student from his home in Bireh City.