Israeli soldiers invaded several Palestinian homes in the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem, and violently assaulted three young Palestinian men, causing various cuts and bruises.Local sources said the soldiers assaulted Omar az-Za’anin, Ramzi az-Za’anin and Mohammad az-Zaghal, after invading their homes in Jerusalem, adding that the assaulted Palestinians suffered various cuts and bruises.

The sources added that the soldiers wanted to occupy the rooftops of the homes of the kidnapped residents, in order to fire at young Palestinian men, during confrontations between the army and local youths.

Clashes continued in various roads and alleys in the Old City, and different parts of occupied Jerusalem, after the soldiers shot and killed, on Tuesday at dawn, resident Mahmoud ‘Adwan in the Qalandia refugee camp, north of Jerusalem.

In related news, soldiers kidnapped on Tuesday evening two Palestinians at a military roadblock, installed near the Ibrahimi Mosque, in the center of the southern West Bank city of Hebron.

Local sources said the soldiers kidnapped Maher Abu Sneina and Zahi Abu Sneina, and took them to an interrogation facility in Keryat Arba’ illegal settlement, built on Palestinian lands in Hebron.