Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday at dawn, the West Bank city of Bethlehem, searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinians, while one Palestinian was kidnapped near Hebron, on Sunday afternoon.

The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS)said several army jeeps invaded the Saff Street, in Bethlehem city, broke into and searched a number of homes, and kidnapped a young man, identified as Ahmad Bassam Sheikh, 22.

The soldiers also invaded and searched the homes of Ahmad Salahat and Jamal Hassan, in the same neighborhood.

On Sunday afternoon, the soldiers invaded Bani Neim town, east of Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank, and kidnapped one Palestinian, identified as Mahmoud Mohammad Khdour, after storming his home and searching it.