Israeli soldiers arrested, on Sunday at dawn, five Palestinian residents in Al Thaheriyya village, south of the West Bank city of Hebron.

A local source in the village reported that soldiers, and under-cover military units, invaded the village, conducted military searches of homes, and arrested five residents.

Four of the arrested residents were identified as Mohammad Abdullah Qteish, 24, Mahmoud Hasan Shaniour, 20, Amir Yousef Al Khdeirat, 30 and his brother Ismail, 28 years old.

Soldiers forced several families out of their home and interrogated the residents for several hours.