Israeli troops in a night raid (archive image)

Israeli occupation forces invaded West Bank towns, early Thursday morning, and detained 14 Palestinians, the Palestinian WAFA News Agency reported.

In the northern occupied West Bank, soldiers stormed Tulkarem and detained a former prisoner. Also in the northern West Bank district of Jenin, Israeli troops abducted 2 Palestinian men from Arraba town after invading their family homes.

Local sources said that 2 Palestinians were abducted from Azzoun village in the Qalqilia district, and 3 were detained from Kufr Nimeh village near Ramallah, in the central West Bank.

Sources added that Israeli soldiers stormed the southern West Bank city of Bethlehem, invaded family homes, and abducted 2 Palestinians.

In a similar invasion of Taqoa town, near Bethlehem, 2 other Palestinians were detained. In Hebron, soldiers detained 2 Palestinian men after breaking into and ransacking their homes.