Israeli soldiers invaded, on Tuesday at dawn, the Aida refugee camp, north of Bethlehem, broke into and searched several homes after forcing the residents out.The Radio Bethlehem 2000 reported that more than 30 Israeli soldiers invaded the camp and marched in its alleys before breaking into several homes and searching them.

The soldiers violently forced the residents out of their homes, and ordered them to stay in the cold, while they searched the residencies.

Eyewitnesses said that the soldiers inspected the ID cards of several residents, and compared them to lists they carried; no arrests were reported.

The invasion was carried out followed clashes between Israeli soldiers and dozens of youths near the Rachel Tomb, north of Bethlehem.