Israeli soldiers abducted, on Friday ay dawn, a Palestinian police officer in Surif town, and injured several residents in Beit Ummar town, near Hebron, in the southern part of the West Bank.

Media sources said the soldiers invaded Surif town, northwest of Hebron, and abducted a Palestinian Police officer, identified as Ghassan Abu Fara, after storming and ransacking his home.

They added that Abu Fara has three other brothers who are imprisoned by Israel.

In addition, the soldiers invaded Beit Ummar town, north of Hebron, and attacked Palestinians who protested the invasion.

The soldiers fired gas bombs and concussion grenades, in addition to live rounds and concussion grenades, at the residents, and several surrounding homes, causing many Palestinians to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.