Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday at dawn, four young Palestinian men, including a former political prisoner, in Hebron and Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank.

Media sources in Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, said several army jeeps invaded Doura town, southwest of the city, searched homes, and abducted two Palestinians.

They stated that the soldiers caused damage to the invaded homes, before abducting Nour Khaled al-Hroub, 24, and Mo’taz Mohammad al-Hroub, 24.

In Bethlehem, south of the occupied capital Jerusalem in the West Bank, the soldiers invaded the al-Khader town, south of the city, and abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Mahmoud Mohammad Salah, 27, from his home after searching and ransacking it.

The soldiers also invaded and searched homes in Beit Jala city, west of Bethlehem, before abducting Ma’rouf Ahmad al-Atrash, 19.