Israeli forces invaded the northern West Bank city of Nablus and kidnapped five Palestinians in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Local sources reported that soldiers attacked several areas in the city known as; al-Kroom, 'Ashoor, Ksheika street, Tal'et al Toor and Tal Street, while randomly opening heavy gunfire and sound bombs on dwellings.

During the ofesnive, soleirs broke into several civilian homes, searching for claimed wanted Palestinians and confiscated properties.

The sources added soldiers kidnapped five Palestinians during the attack. The five residents were identified as Tarek al-Taher,24, Marwn 'Aj'aj,29, Sayed Abu Hawash,22, Tha'er Nejem,26 and Hazem al-'Asfoury,23. They were all moved to an unknown destination.

Translated by Nisreen Qumsieh – IMEMC News.