Days of Palestine

Thursday, February 9

Israeli Forces Kidnap Several Palestinians, Injure Girl in West Bank Raids

Israeli Occupation Forces Detain 3 Palestinian in Silwan
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Israeli occupation forces IOF kidnapped nine Palestinian citizens and injured several others after raiding and searching their towns over military raids in the occupied West Bank on Monday, January 16.

Palestinian local sources reported that Israeli occupation forces broke out in the eastern areas of occupied Nablus and kidnapped the ex-prisoner Abelraheem Pushkar.

IOF Kidnapped another Palestinian man after raiding and wreaking havoc on his family’s home in the Asaker refugee camp in occupied Nablus.

The Palestinian ministry of health reported that a 14-year-old Palestinian girl sustained serious injury after Israeli forces shot her in the head in the Al-Duhaisha refugee camp in occupied Bethlehem.

Eyewitnesses reported that the Israeli forces raided the camp and fired live bullets and tear gas canisters, injuring a young girl.

In addition, the Israeli troops kidnapped two Palestinians after conducting searching and their homes and its surrounding in occupied Bethlehem.

In a related incident, the Israeli forces kidnapped two other Palestinians during a military raid in Qabatia town, west of the occupied West Bank city of Jenin.

Israeli forces carry out semi-daily incursions into the Palestinian cities in the occupied West Bank. The Israeli deadly raids claimed the lives of 12 Palestinians so far in 2023, according to the Palestinian ministry of health.

According to the Palestinian Center for Prisoners Studies PCPS, Israeli forces abducted at least 7000 Palestinians in 2022, including 164 women and 865 minors.

Seen as the deadliest year since 2005. 2022 has seen a steep escalation in Israeli violence and raids in the occupied West Bank, mainly in Jenin and Nablus.