The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) last night and at dawn Thursday kidnaped eight Palestinian citizens, including lawmaker Khaleda Jarrar, from their homes in different areas of the West Bank.
Jarrar, a senior official of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, had been released last March by the IOF following 20 months in jail.
In a separate incident, the IOF stormed and ransacked the home of prisoner Samer al-Arbeed from Battn al-Hawa neighborhood in Ramallah.
Arabeed has been accused of being behind the bombing incident that happened in Ein Bubin area in the west of Ramallah and resulted in the death of a Jewish settler and the injury of two others.
The IOF also kidnaped Palestinian writer and ex-detainee Ali Jaradat from his home in Ramallah city.
Two citizens called Ward Abdo and Ammar Sabah were taken prisoners during an IOF campaign in the Ramallah villages of Kafr Ni’ma and Umm Safa.
In Bethlehem, the IOF kidnaped three young men from their homes in Aida refugee camp.
In Jerusalem, Israeli police forces kidnaped last night a Palestinian kid called Mohamed Kulaib from a street in Issawiya district.