Israeli forces invaded the villages of Al Zababda and Sliat Al Harthia near the West Bank city of Jenin and took prisoner three residents on Thursday at dawn.

Troops entered Al Zababda village east of Jenin and took Amar Abass, 29, and Mohamed Abu Khamis, 32, to unknown locations after searching a stone making factory where they work.

Meanwhile, soldiers invaded Sliat Al Harthia village west of Jenin, searched and ransacked scores of residents' homes before taking Mahmoud Tahina, 20, to an unknown location, local sources reported.