Israeli soldiers kidnapped, earlier on Sunday, two Palestinians in Husan town, west of Bethlehem, and one near the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem. Clashes have also been reported when soldiers invaded Silwad town, near Ramallah.Media sources in Bethlehem have reported that a number of armored Israeli jeeps invaded Husan, west of the city, broke into and violently searched several homes, and kidnapped two young Palestinian men.

The two have been identified as Ahmad Jamal Hamamra, 18, and Ehsan Mousa Hamamra, 19 years of age.

In occupied Jerusalem, soldiers assaulted many Palestinians near the Chain Gate of the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, and kidnapped a young Palestinian identified as Tamer Shala’ta.

In addition, soldiers invaded Silwad town, east of Ramallah, and clashed with local youths.

The army fired rounds of live ammunition, gas bombs, flares and concussion grenades, while local youths hurled stones and empty bottles on them.

The soldiers also handed ‘Amro Ahmad Hamed, 30, a military order for interrogation in the Etzion military and security base, south of Bethlehem.