The Israeli army arrested four residents after invading several villages around the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Wednesday at dawn.

Troops and army jeeps stormed the village of Jenata, to the east of the city, surrounded the house of Mostafa Al Oroje, the mayor of the Jenata, then arrested him and took him to unknown location, eyewitnesses reported.

Meanwhile another force entered the village of Za’tra also to the east of the city and arrested Mohamed Hassan, 21, he also was taken to unknown location.

In Al Obadia village soldiers invaded and searched several residents homes before arresting two youth and taking then away, with no names issued, local sources said.