8 wanted terrorists arrested in Judea and Samaria – Bomb found near biblical Joseph’s Tomb
BREAKING: The IDF arrested eight Muslim terrorists overnight in Judea and Samaria, 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.
The IDF, Border Police and the Civil Administration for Judea and Samaria secured the prayers and entry of some 1,400 Jewish worshipers to biblical Joseph’s Tomb in Shechem.
During the forces’ entry into Shechem, a bomb was identified and neutralized by IDF sappers.
The prayers took place without exceptional incidents but violent riots broke out at the entrance to the city. Muslim terrorists threw rocks, firebombs and fireworks at the troops.
A firebomb was thrown by Muslim terrorists at an IDF jeep operating in the area. The jeep caught fire. No casualties among the troops.
The IDF responded with riot dispersal methods.
In addition, Border Police forces raided a house in the Arab village of al-Eizariya, near Jerusalem, and seized a gun, cartridges, forged passports, documents, credit cards, stamps, fake IDs and tools such as printers, scanners.