Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday morning, five Palestinians from the town of Beit Ummar, north of Hebron in the southern part of the West Bank, after first invading and searching several homes.Mohammad Awad, spokesman of the Palestinian Solidarity Project in Hebron, reported that the army, supported by 13 armored vehicles, broke into several homes, searched them and kidnapped the three residents.

The kidnapped residents were identified as Hasan Kathem, 20, Yousef ‘Alkam,19, Wajeeh Sabarna,19, Hamza Sabarna,16, and Yousef Awad.