Terror attack thwarted in Hevron: Muslima terrorist caught with knife at Cave of the Patriarchs
A female Muslim terrorist was caught with a knife and arrested by Border Police officers Sunday morning at one of the checkpoints near the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron.
In addition, a screwdriver was found in her belongings.
No injuries reported.
The terrorist was transferred to security forces for further questioning.
The IDF arrested five 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.
In addition, as part of an ongoing campaign against illegal weapons, IDF troops from the Ephraim regional brigades seized a local-made Carlo submachine gun and ammunition.
Police and IDF forces found two hunting rifles, a sniper rifle, and a large amount of ammunition during a counter-terrorism operation in the Arab village of Bal’a in Samaria.
Two Muslim terrorists were arrested for weapons and ammunition possession.