Israeli troops invaded on Friday at dawn the West Bank city of Jericho, and took three residents prisoners, the Palestinian News Agency, WAFA, reported.

Soldiers, supported by several armored vehicles and troop carriers invaded the city, broke into and searched several houses before taking three residents prisoners.

Two of the detainees, Khader Shihada Halaiqa, and Mohammad Hosney, are members of the Palestinian Intelligence, while the third resident was identified as Ahmad Abdul-Nabi Masoud.