Israeli occupation kidnaps 16 Palestinians in West Bank raids

Jan 21,2020

Israeli occupation carried out daily night raids in the occupied Palestinian territories and kidnap Palestinians from their homes.

Israeli occupation forces kidnapped on Tuesday night 16 Palestinians in multiple raids across the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS) said.

In a press release, the PPS said that the Israeli occupation forces kidnapped nine Palestinians from the southern West Bank city of Al Khalil.

Local sources elaborated that Israeli military vehicles raided Arroub refugee camp, north of Al Khalil, where soldiers kidnapped five Palestinians, including three minors.

Sources confirmed a similar Israeli military raid in Deir Samet village, south of Al Khalil, resulting in the kidnapped of a Palestinian man.

Three others from Al Khalil, identified as former prisoners, were kidnapped from their hometown of Beit Ummar town, north of the city.

In the northern West Bank, the PPS said that two former prisoners were kidnapped from the city of Tulkarm. One was identified as a resident of Tulkarm and the other as a resident of Nur Shams refugee camp, east of the city.

Three Palestinians were kidnapped in a predawn Israeli military raid in the city of Tubas.

In Nablus district, Israeli occupation troops barged their way into the town of Burin, south of Nablus, where they kidnapped a former prisoner.

Israeli occupation troops kidnapped another Palestinian after storming and thoroughly searching his house in Zawata town, north of the city.

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