Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, the towns of Beit Fajjar, south of Bethlehem, and Ethna, west of the southern West Bank district of Hebron, searched homes and kidnapped two Palestinians. The soldiers also opened fire on farmers and homes, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.

Several military vehicles invaded Beit Fajjar before the soldiers broke into a number of homes, and searched them, and kidnapped a young man, identified as Mahmoud Abdullah Taqatqa.

The soldiers also invade Ethna town, west of Hebron, and kidnapped Issa Mohammad Nattah, 36, from his home.

In related news, soldiers stationed on military towers across the border fence opened fire on Palestinian farmers in their lands, east of Khuza’a town, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. The soldiers also fired at a number of homes in the same area; no injuries were reported.