On Wednesday morning, Israeli army soldiers kidnapped two Palestinian youths from Qablan and ‘Urata village in the southern part of the West Bank city of Nablus, after breaking into their houses, the Ma’an News Agency reported.Palestinian security sources reported that the army seized Hitham Az’ar, 22, from Qablan village and Jabber ‘Awad,21, from ‘Urata village.
In addition, Israeli army forces, accompanied by military jeeps and vehicles, invaded the village of Aktaba in the northeastern part of the West Bank city of Tulkarem, and drove through its streets.
Eyewitnesses stated that the forces moved from one street to another, stopping at different places as though considering a permanent base in the area.
For the second time in three days Israeli military vehicles and forces have invaded the village of Aktaba, without making arrests. This occasion, however, was preceded by imposition of tight measures at the military checkpoints in Tulkarem.