Days of Palestine

Tuesday, January 31

Israel kidnaps 9 Palestinians, including MP

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Israeli occupation forces kidnapped on Wednesday nine Palestinians in occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, including exiled Jerusalem MP.

The Palestinian Prisoner Centre (PPC) said that the Israeli occupation forces raided the city of Al-Bireh to the north of Ramallah, West Bank.

During the raid, the Israeli occupation forces kidnapped the Palestinian lawmaker Ahmed Attun, who was expelled from Jerusalem.

Meanwhile, the PPC said that the Israeli occupation forces raided the house of Hamas Spokesman in Al-Bireh, Fayiz abu-Wardeh, kidnapped him and damaged his house.

Abu-Wardeh was previously kidnapped by the Israeli occupation forces several times. He suffers from heart disease and has underwent several surgeries.

The kidnapping of the Ahmed Attun raises the number of Palestinian MPs currently inside Israel to 13, according to the PPC.