The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) at dawn Saturday kidnapped two Palestinian young men during violent clashes in Qalqilya city, north of the West Bank.

Local sources told the agency that a crowd of young men gathered on a street near the northern checkpoint in Qalqilya and hurled Israeli soldiers with stones.

The sources added that the soldiers responded by firing volleys of tear gas grenades at the angry young men.

According the sources, two teenagers identified as Muthayam Radwan and Tha’er Zaid were arrested by soldiers during the clashes near the IOF checkpoint.