Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Saturday at dawn, the northern West Bank city of Jenin, and Jenin refugee camp, and clashed with many local youngsters, causing several Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.

Media sources in Jenin said the soldiers invaded the city, and the refugee camp, from several directions, and fired many gas bombs and concussion grenades, during clashes that took place with local youngsters, who hurled stones at the advancing military jeeps.

They added that many Palestinians suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation, and received the needed treatment by local medics.

The soldiers also invaded the home of a political prisoner, identified as Mahmoud Saleh Shreim, in Jenin refugee camp, and violently searched it, causing excessive damage.