Several Israeli army jeeps invaded, on Thursday at dawn, Wad Ma’ali area, in the center of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, searched homes and abducted two young men.

The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) said the soldiers the invaded several homes before, and conducted violent searches, leading to property damage.

It added that the soldiers abducted Morad Ali Asakra, 24, and Abdullah Ibrahim Jawareesh, 23, and took them to Etzion military base, south of Bethlehem.