Early Friday dawn, Israeli soldiers invaded Sebastia town, northwest of the northern West Bank city of Ramallah, and injured twenty Palestinians, including an elderly woman.

Media sources said many army jeeps invaded Sebastia and attacked many Palestinians, leading to protests, before firing gas bombs and concussion grenades randomly, many striking homes.

The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said its medics treated twenty Palestinians, including an elderly woman, for the effects of tear gas inhalation.

It is worth mentioning that the soldiers frequently invade Sebastia to accompany groups of colonialist settlers into the archaeological area, which the military wants to impose its full control on prevent the Palestinians from entering it.

During these invasions, the soldiers block all Palestinian traffic, frequently storm homes, abduct Palestiniansattack protesters, and remove the Palestinian flag from the archeological area.