Days of Palestine

Israeli Occupation Forces Kidnap 8 Palestinians in Occupied West Bank

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Israeli occupation forces detained on Tuesday, 23 May 2023, at least 10 Palestinians after breaking into their homes in the occupied West Bank.

Local sources reported that the heavily armed Israeli forces broke into Jenin, Ramallah, Bethlehem, and Hebron and detained several Palestinians after raiding their houses and terrorizing their families in multiple military raids across the occupied West Bank.

In Nablus, Israeli heavily-armed forces barged their way into the camp, broke into several houses, and kidnapped the Palestinian man Muhammad Tabanga while he was in his sister’s house, east of the city.

In Ramallah, IOF arrested the Palestinian man Ayser Kanaan after raiding and searching their homes and assaulting his family in the town of Birzeit.

Moreover, The elderly Palestinian man Yasser Haj Muhammad was detained by Israeli forces from the village of Al-Mughayyir.

In Bethlehem, Israeli occupation troopers arrested the young Palestinian man Jaber Jamal Jabr Al-Dairiyeh after storming his home in the town of Beit Fajjar along with the Palestinian man Qusay Hamamra from Husan town, and Mahmoud Salah from the town of Al-Khader in the south.

In the south of the West Bank, Israeli troops invaded the Hebron camp of Al-Aroub and kidnapped the Palestinian youth Muhammad Youssef Al-Muzayen after raiding his house.

Palestinian towns and villages in the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem have seen increased near-daily military raids and violations by Israeli forces in recent months. 

There are 4700 Palestinian detainees in Israeli jails illegally held by Israeli occupation including 30 women and 400 children.