The Israeli army kidnapped on Wednesday three Palestinian civilians from the northern West Bank city of Hebron and the nearby Sourif village.

In Hebron troops searched and ransacked homes in the old part of Hebron city, during the search troops kidnapped Bassam Al Tamimi, 16, local sources reported.

Meanwhile another force attacked and searched homes in the nearby Sourif village and kidnapped Mohamed Al Huwr, 34, and Mahmoud Al Huor, 26.

The Palestinian Soucity for Prisoners Affiers in Hebron reported on Wednesday that since he beginning of may the number of Palestinian kidnapped by the Israeli army from the city of Hebron and nearby villages have now reached 23.