Israeli soldiers abducted, on Wednesday at dawn, four Palestinians, including two children, from their homes in Qalqilia and Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. Sixteen Palestinians have been abducted by the sodliers across the West Bank at dawn.

Local sources in Qalqilia, in northern West Bank, said several army jeeps invaded Azzoun town, east of the city, searched several homes, and abducted two Palestinians, identified as Karim Omran and Mo’men Shello.

In Bethlehem governorate, south of the occupied Palestinian capital, Jerusalem, in the West Bank, the soldiers abducted two children, identified as Yazan Amer Sabah, 16, and Ibrahim Salim Sabah, 15, from their homes in Teqoa’ town, southeast of Bethlehem city.

In Hebron, in southern West Bank, the soldiers abducted four Palestinians from several parts of the governorate.

Also at dawn, the soldiers abducted eight Palestinians and assaulted one causing various wounds, in the Jenin governorate, in northern West Bank.