Israeli soldiers closed, Saturday, the main entrance road of Beit Ummar town, north of the southern West Bank city of Hebron.

Local activist Mohammad Awad, said the soldiers closed the main road entering Beit Ummar, and prevented the Palestinians and their vehicles from entering or leaving it from that area.

He added that the soldiers closed the iron gate, which was installed by the army several years ago, and added that the army frequently closes the gate without any reason.

In related news, the soldiers abducted a Palestinian man in Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.