Israeli soldiers invaded, late on Wednesday at night, the al-Yamoun town, in the northern West bank district of Jenin, and kidnapped two children. The army also invaded a number of nearby towns.Media sources said the soldiers kidnapped Maisara Ahmad Mahameed, 16, and Ahmad Mohammad ‘Abahra, 15 years of age, and took them to an unknown destination.

Several army vehicles also invaded Ya’bad town, and Deir Abu Da’if village, and patrolled their streets before withdrawing.

In addition, soldiers installed sand barriers, blocking three dirt roads leading to Ya’bad town, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Jenin.

Local sources said the soldiers also installed roadblocks on the Jenin-Tulkarem road, especially near Umreeha village, close to the Mabo Dotan illegal Israeli colony, built on Palestinian lands belonging to residents from Ya’bad and ‘Arraba.

The army prevented dozens of villagers from entering their olive orchards in the area.