Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday evening, a Palestinian man near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and a child near Bethlehem.The soldiers kidnapped Emad Suleiman al-Khouly, 28, from Azzoun town, east of the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, and took him to an unknown destination.

The Israeli army said the Palestinian was walking “close to the Maale Shomron colony,’ built on Palestinian lands, east of Qalqilia.

In addition, the soldiers kidnapped a Palestinian child, as she was walking near the Gush Etzion Junction, south of the West bank city of Bethlehem.

The child, 14, who remained unidentified until the time of this report, is from Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem.