Israeli  forces occupy  one house in Beit Jala town in the West Bank municipality of Bethlehem to use as a military post, late Sunday night.

The house is the home of the  Qissia family,  and is located near  the Orthodox club west of Beit Jala. It  was occupied when army troops and vehicles stormed the town, they  positioned  snipers and  heavy weapons on the  roof, eyewitnesses reported.

The Israel’s  reinstalled the military checkpoint on the western entrance of the town while the near by city of Bethlehem, Al Khader  town and Dihasha refugee camp, witnessed military activity all night following  the assassination of a resistance fighter inside Bethlehem , local sources reported.