Israeli sources reported, on Wednesday, that soldiers conducted an arrest campaign in the West Bank cities of Ramallah and Tulkarem; five residents, allegedly Hamas and Islamic Jihad members, were arrested.

The Israeli radio reported that the army arrested four members of the Islamic Jihad, in the village of Kafer Ni’ma, and Kafer Aqab, near Ramallah, and one resident near the West Bank city of Tulkarem.

Israeli soldiers arrested over the last two months, at least 700 Palestinian residents in several West Bank areas.