The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) last night and at dawn Wednesday kidnaped a number of Palestinian citizens during campaigns in the West Bank and Jerusalem.
According to local sources, the IOF kidnaped three citizens from their homes in Tulkarem. Two of the detainees were identified as Mohamed Yousef, 20, and Tayseer Abdul-Dayem, 52, (both from Anabta town) and the third was identified as Yehya Odeh, a 24-year-old from Tulkarem refugee camp.
In Nablus, the IOF kidnaped a young man called Fares Ismat from his home in Asira ash-Shamaliya town.
A family source said that over 50 soldiers stormed the house of Ismat and wreaked havoc on its furniture before kidnaping him. The soldiers had dogs with them.
In Jerusalem, police forces stormed last night Hizma town in the northeast of Occupied Jerusalem and kidnaped 16-year-old Abdul-Salam al-Khatib during his presence outside his home.
Five Jerusalemites, including a young woman and father with his son, were also taken prisoners during police raids on homes in Issawiya district, east of the holy city.