Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Tuesday at dawn, one Palestinian near the southern West Bank city of Hebron, searched a store and many homes in Hebron city, Yatta and Dura town.

The Hebron office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that the soldiers kidnapped Mohammad Ali Ballout, from Bani Neim, after he was summoned for interrogation in the Etzion military base, for interrogation.

The army searched many homes in Hebron city, Wadi Sour area in Dura town, southwest of Hebron, and Yatta town, south of Hebron. The soldiers also invaded a store for electric supplies and confiscated its surveillance tapes and equipment.

In addition, the army continued the strict siege on the towns of Sa’ir, Shiokh, Bani Neim and Yatta, after sealing them with concrete blocks, sand hills and roadblocks nineteen days ago.

The closure also includes several villages and towns in the Hebron district, in addition to many neighborhoods in the Hebron city.

Hebron’s northern entrance (al-Fahs area), and its northern entrance (Jouret Bahlas) remained closed with iron gates and sand hills.