In a Monday morning invasion, Israel army troops arrested six residents of Al-Yamoun Village, west of the West Bank city of Jenin.

More than ten army vehicles stormed the village.  Soldiers broke into homes and conducted intensive searches, and arrested six residents in the process, local sources reported.

The arrestees were identified as Khalil Houshia, 23, and his brother Mohammad, 21, Abdullah Houshia 21, Abdullah Zayed, 20, Muneer  Frihat, 20 and Anis Al Ghazzawi 21.

According to the Israeli military, the arrestees are accused of being members of the Palestinian resistance group Islamic Jihad.