Israeli troops kidnapped a Palestinian civilian from the southern West Bank city of Hebron on midday Wednesday.

Local sources stated that the Israeli army broke into the family home of 21 year old Omaran Abu Husain located in "Khlet ilnar" south of Hebron before kidnapping him.

His brother, who was assaulted by the army, said that troops surrounded the house and threw stones at its windows and doors, they also took the 12 family members hostage before searching and vandalizing the house.

The Israeli troops also kidnapped his brother Yousef and took him to an unknown destination. Yousef is the second Palestinian to be kidnapped by the army today in Hebron.

On Wednesday morning Israeli troops attacked and searched homes in Hebron and kidnapped a Palestinian civilian.