Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday at dawn, two Palestinians in the West Bank districts of Bethlehem and Tulkarem, after the army invaded several neighborhoods and searched homes.

The Bethlehem office of the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem, and kidnapped Mahmoud Salim Thawabta, 19.

It added that the soldiers also invaded and searched several homes in the town, after completely surrounding it.

In addition, the soldiers invaded Shweika area, north of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, searched and ransacked many homes, and kidnapped one Palestinian, identified as Ghanem Mohammad Ghanem, 24.