Palestinian sources reported that the Israeli army kidnapped at least 14 Palestinians during a pre dawn invasion targeting several cities and towns in the West Bank on Monday.

According to the sources kidnappings and house to house searches were reported in the cities of Qalqilia, Nablus and Jenin, all of which are in the northern part of the West Bank; and in Ramallah and Hebron which are located in the central and southern part of the West Bank.

The Israeli army stated that the kidnapping targeted what the army terms ‘Wanted Palestinians.’ Palestinian sources said that all those kidnapped are civilians.