On Thursday dawn, Israeli soldiers searched many homes and abducted two Palestinian children near Hebron city, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.

Several army jeeps invaded Sa’ir town, northeast of Hebron, before the soldiers stormed and violently searched many homes.

The WAFA Palestinian News Agency said the soldiers abducted Ehab Issa Jaradat, 15, and Bassel Abdul-Mon’em Jaradat, 15, from their homes and took them to an unknown destination.

WAFA added that the soldiers invaded Taffuh town, west of Hebron, before storming and ransacking the homes of three siblings, Shaher, Sa’ada, and Mahdi Sadeq Ezreiqat. The soldiers used military dogs during the search.

In related news, the soldiers closed Halhoul Bridge at Hebron’s northern entrance and forced the residents to leave; the Palestinians had to take longer, unpaved roads to reach their destinations.