Mohammed Al-Ojul, 17, Rami Abu-Tarbosh, 17, were taken prisoner by Israeli soldiers stationed at a mobile military checkpoint East of Bethlehem on Sunday night.

The checkpoint was located at the Eastern entrance to the city of Beit Sahour East of Bethlehem. Soldiers were stopping and searching cars and checking the ID cards of residents prior to taking the two to an unknown location, local sources reported.