Unknown gunmen broke on Monday into the offices of the Joint Services Council of the Ministry of Local Government, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, on Monday at dawn, and damaged the office.

The front door was damaged and the gunmen confiscated Hard Drives of several computers, and some of the furniture in the attacked offices.
The director of the office, Kamel Hmeid,said that hat this act was carried out "by a group of criminals that wants to spark internal fighting between the Palestinians".

He did not  eliminate the possibility that the Israeli army was behind the attack since soldiers were operating in the area and broke into several houses.