Occupied Jerusalem (The Inside Palestine)_ The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) on Sunday evening kidnaped five Palestinian citizens in Jerusalem and two others in the West Bank city of al-Khalil.
According to local sources in the holy city, police officers kidnaped a teenager called Abdul-Rahman al-Bashiti from al-Wad street in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Police forces also kidnaped two teenagers during a campaign in at-Tur town in east Jerusalem.
Another Jerusalemite citizen identified as Ahmed Abu Ghazala and his wife were also kidnaped from their home in Bab Huta neighborhood in the Old City.
In al-Khalil, two young men were reportedly kidnaped by the IOF near the Ibrahimi Mosque in the Old City.
Eyewitnesses said that soldiers forced the young men to remove their clothes in the cold weather and lie face down on the ground before arresting them on allegations of finding a knife in their possession.
Source: The Palestinian Information Center