On Wednesday morning, Israeli troops arrested one resident from Atel village and one from Sieda both villages are situated north of the West Bank city of Tulkarem.

Yazed Aodah, 28, from Sieda village was arrested at the Bitonia military checkpoint whilst travelling to Rammallah.

Wajdi Abu khalil, 25, was arrested when troops stormed Atel village and searched several homes before taking him to an unknown location, local sources reported.

Soldiers stationed on the military checkpoint at Tulkarem city exit, did not allow the residents to pass and closing the checkpoint and detaining civilians in their cars for hours, residents reported.