Israeli soldiers abducted, late on Tuesday at night and on Wednesday at dawn, two Palestinians, including a journalist, in Nablus governorate, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

Media sources said the soldiers, stationed at Za’tara military roadblock, south of Nablus, abducted a journalist from Arraba town, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin.

They added that the journalist, identified as Yazan Ja’far Abu Salah, was taken prisoner while he was heading back home.

In addition, several army jeeps invaded Sebastia town, north of Nablus, and abducted Mohammad Mkheimar, from his home.

The soldiers ransacked the property of the abducted Palestinian, and also searched several homes in the town.