Israeli soldiers abducted, on Tuesday at dawn, four Palestinians, including two children, from the West Bank governorate of Bethlehem, south of occupied East Jerusalem, after invading their homes and searching them, and summoned one for interrogation.

Media sources in Bethlehem said the soldiers invaded many homes in Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem, and abducted Radi Salah Taqatqa, 18, Amin Mahmoud Thawabta, 32, and Ali Mahmoud Taqatqa, 14.

They added that the soldiers also invaded and searched homes in Teqoua’ town, southeast of Bethlehem, and abducted Moayyad Abdullah al-‘Amour, 26, in addition to summoning Rafat Khaled Sabah, 20, for interrogation.

In related news, the soldiers abducted seven Palestinians, including a father and three of his sons, in the Ramallah and al-Biereh governorate, in central West Bank.