Israeli soldiers shot, earlier Thursday, three Palestinians, including a child, after the army invaded Jaba’ town, south of the northern West Bank city of Jenin. The soldiers also searched homes and abducted a former political prisoner.

Medical sources said the three Palestinians were shot with live fire and added that several others suffered the effects of tear gas inhalation.

In incidents took place when several army jeeps invaded the town, leading to protests, and fired many live rounds, rubber-coated steel bullets, gas bombs, and concussion grenades.

In addition, the soldiers invaded and searched several homes in the town, and abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Jihad Khaled Fashafsha.