Israeli army troops stationed at Howwara checkpoint, south of the West Bank city of Nablus, fired at residents and injured two on Saturday morning.

The two were identified as Adham Al Aka, 19, and Rakan Suleiman, 19, both from Nablus city, local sources reported.

According to eyewitnesses soldiers shot and injured the two after allowing them to pass the checkpoint, medical sources said the both sustained injures in the legs, and were moved to a nearby hospital in the city.