Israeli soldiers arrested on Saturday at night, four Palestinian children in the village of Dir Istia, near the West Bank city of Salfit.

A local source in the village reported that soldiers invaded the village, conducted military searches of homes and arrested Farid Jamal Thiab, 14, Ahmad Abdul-Rahman Khalaf, 16, Ali Sa;id Zeidan, 15, and Firas Taiseer Abdullah, 14 years old.

The four children were taken to an unknown destination; army did not comment on the reasons behind the arrests.