[File photo: Pal Media]
By Saed Bannoura
IMEMC & Agencies: Wednesday at dawn, dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded various neighbourhoods in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and Surif nearby town, and kidnapped five young Palestinian men.
The Palestinian News & Info Agency (WAFA) has reported that the army invaded several neighborhoods in Hebron city, broke into a number of homes, and violently searched them before kidnapping three Palestinians.
WAFA said the three kidnapped Palestinians have been identified as Sa’id Awadallah Nassar, 20, Riyadh Fathi Gheith, 18, and Mo’tasem Mazen al-Mohtaseb. They were handcuffed, blindfolded, and were moved to an unknown destination.
Furthermore, soldiers invaded Doura town, south of Hebron, broke into several homes and violently searched them before kidnapping two Palestinians identified as Mustafa Abdul-Hamid an-Nammoura, 20, and Faker Sharif Abu Ras.
The soldiers also invaded Surif town, northwest of Hebron, and searched at least one home.
They further installed roadblocks at the entrances of Sa’ir and Halhoul towns, the Shuhada’ Junction, and the northern entrance of Hebron city, stopped and searched dozens of vehicles and interrogated the residents while inspecting their ID cards.