Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday at dawn, ‘Aida refugee camp, north of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinian men.

The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers kidnapped Shadi Mohammad Abu ‘Aker, 32, and Mamdouh Saud Karaja, 21.

The PPS added that Abu Aker was a former political prisoner who was held by Israel for ten years.

Late on Thursday at night, the soldiers invaded Zabbouba town, west of the northern West Bank city of Jenin, clashed with local youths and fired many gas bombs, causing several Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.