At least 13 Palestinian citizens were kidnaped last night and at dawn Tuesday from their homes by the Israeli occupation forces (IOF) in the West Bank and Jerusalem.
12 of those citizens were taken prisoners during IOF campaigns in different areas of Nablus, Jenin, Bethlehem, Ramallah, Tubas and Qalqilya.
The IOF also raided several homes in Qaffin town in Tulkarem and three homes in Beit Awwa town, al-Arroub refugee camp and Bani Na’im town in al-Khalil province.
During its campaign in Beit Awwa town, the IOF handed an ex-detainee called Sameer al-Masalma a summons from the Shin Bet for interrogation.
The IOF also raided, for the fourth consecutive time in a month, a house belonging to ex-detainee Mohamed Surour in Na’lin town in Ramallah and stormed the neighborhood of Sateh Marhaba in al-Bireh city, with no reported arrests.
In Jericho, several Palestinian young men suffered from their exposure to tear gas fumes during clashes with Israeli soldiers in Aqabat Jabr refugee camp.
In Jerusalem, Israeli police forces stormed Issawiya district in the east of the city and kidnaped a 16-year-old teenager called Muntaser Sabta and also handed other young men summonses for interrogation during raids on their homes in the same area.
Police forces also stormed Qalandiya refugee camp in Jerusalem and handed some young men summonses for interrogation.