Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday evening, three young Palestinian men in Jenin city, in northern West Bank.

Eyewitnesses said the soldiers invaded Jenin city, leading to protests, and abducted the three young men.

The Israeli army claims the three were involved in opening fire at the soldiers during the invasion.

The army did not report any injuries and said the three were moved for interrogation at a “security center.”

In related news, the soldiers abducted, overnight until morning hours Thursday, eighteen Palestinians from their homes in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including the occupied capital, Jerusalem.