The Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at dawn, two Palestinians in Jenin and Hebron, in the northern and southern parts of the occupied West Bank.

The PPS said several army jeeps invaded Kafr Ra’ey town, south of Jenin, searched homes and abducted Hisham Nabil Thiab, 45. One of the searched homes is owned by Hisham’s brother Bilal.

The soldiers fired many flares, concussion grenades and gas bombs at Palestinians protesting the invasion.

In addition, the soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, also searched homes and abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Malek Bassam at-Teet, 21.