The Israeli army kidnapped, on Friday at dawn, two Palestinians in Silwad town, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and the al-‘Isawiyya town, in occupied Jerusalem.

Media sources in Ramallah said several army vehicles invaded Silwad, searched homes and kidnapped a father of two detainees.

The Palestinian has been identified as Mahmoud Jom’a Najjar, 52; his imprisoned sons have been identified as Mujahid and Abdul-Hamid Najjar.

The soldiers violently searched the Najjar family home, causing property damage, and interrogated several persons.