7 Muslim terrorists arrested in Judea, Samaria – Manhunt continues for Ofra terrorists
BREAKING: The IDF arrested 7 Muslim terrorists overnight in Judea and Samaria, who were wanted for involvement in terrorism and violent disorders directed against Israeli civilians and security personnel.
The terrorists were turned over to security agencies for further investigation.
Security forces continue their operational and intelligence efforts to locate the Muslim terrorists who carried out a drive-by shooting attack near to the Ofra Junction in the Binyamin area on Sunday.
IDF troops are investing most of their search efforts in the Mateh Binyamin Regional Council, with enhanced security checks being conducted at the councils’ entries and exits.
Violent Muslim riots broke out during overnight raids in Ramallah. IDF troops responded with crow dispersal methods. No damage or injuries reported.
On Sunday night, Muslim terrorists opened fire at Israeli civilians who were lighting Hanukkah candles in memory of a car accident victim at a bus stop near Ofra Junction, in the Binyamin area.
A total of seven Israelis were wounded in the terror attack.
A 21-year-old pregnant woman lost a lot of blood after being hit in her lower abdomen and pelvis. She was rushed to Shaare Zedek Hospital in Jerusalem, where Doctors performed an emergency caesarian section in an attempt to save the life of the unborn child. The condition of the baby deteriorated and is fighting for his life.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recalled Monday the terror attack last night in which Muslim terrorists shot at a bus stop near the Jewish community of Ofra.
“We are all praying for the wellbeing of the wounded from last night’s terrorist attack in Ofra. We support the doctors who are fighting for the baby’s life. Abhorrent terrorists tried to murder a mother and the baby in her womb. This is monstrous”.
“There are cries of joy by Palestinians. I think it is too much to expect a condemnation from the Palestinian Authority. They only contribute to incitement. The Shin Bet and IDF are pursuing the murderers and will capture them”.