Dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded, on Wednesday at dawn, different areas south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, abducted two Palestinians, and detained seventeen others for several hours.

The Nablus office of the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers searched many homes in Tal village, south of Nablus, and abducted Hammam Abdul-Rahman Reehan, 20, a student at the Najah National University, in Nablus.

It added that the soldiers also searched homes in ‘Orif village, south of Nablus, and abducted Nihad Abdul-Hafith Shehada, 37.

In addition, the soldiers invaded Madama village, south of Nablus, searched many homes before detaining seventeen young men at a local school for girls, and released them after interrogating them for several hours.