Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Friday at dawn, three Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Bethlehem, Jenin and Ramallah, searched homes and kidnapped three Palestinians. 

The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers invaded the al-Walaja village, searched a few homes, and kidnapped Bassel Atallah al-A’raj, 21.

The Israeli army said its soldiers conducted searches of homes in Qabatia town, south of the northern West Bank district of Jenin, arrested a young man, and located an M-16 rifle during the search.

In addition, the soldiers invaded al-Bireh city, in central West Bank, also searched homes and kidnapped one Palestinian.

In related news, dozens of army vehicles invaded, on Friday at dawn, various areas in Hebron city, and surrounding communities, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, before storming and searching homes.