Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday, evening the town of Beit Ummar, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, and the al-Arroub refugee camp in the city. Dozens of soldiers invaded Beit Ummar and conducting military searches of homes. Soldiers closed the eastern entrance of the town, and also closed the main Jerusalem-Hebron Road.

The army also invaded al-Arroub refugee camp, searched a number of homes and interrogated several residents.

An Israeli army spokesperson told the Maan News Agency that the invasions were carried out after a Molotov cocktail was hurled at a military vehicle. No damage or injuries were reported.

On Monday at dawn, Israeli soldiers kidnapped 17 Palestinians during pre-dawn invasions targeting al-Bireh city near Ramallah, Jenin city, Bethlehem and Hebron.