Israeli army troops invaded Al Shawawra village east of Bethlehem on Saturday at dawn and kidnapped two Hamas activists, local sources reported.

A number of Israeli soldiers accompanied by military vehicles entered the village and started searching and ransacking houses. Troops kidnapped two Hamas activists, Muhammad darawi and MAhmud Hur.

Eyewitnesses reported that troops took the detainees to an unknown location.

Locals also reported that three military vehicles invaded Beit Fajjar village on Friday at midnight.
Vehicles drove into the streets for hours, andl left without taking anybody prisoner .