19 wanted terrorists arrested – Terror attack thwarted: Explosive device found in Samaria
BREAKING: The IDF arrested 19 Muslim terrorists overnight in Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley, who were wanted for involvement in terrorism and violent disorders directed against civilians and security personnel.
The terrorists were turned over to security agencies for further investigation.
During a counter-terrorism operation in the Arab city of Shechem, IDF troops located an explosive device planted by Muslim terrorists on a street.
Combat engineering forces were called to neutralize the bomb.
There were no injuries or damage.
Violent riots broke out in the Arab village of Halhul in Hevron and Deir Nizam in the Ramallah area, with Muslim terrorists throwing rocks and firebombs at IDF forces operating in the area.
The IDF, Border Police and the Civil Administration for Judea and Samaria secured the prayers and entry of some 1,000 Jewish worshipers to biblical Joseph’s Tomb in Shechem.
The prayer took place without exceptional incidents.