14 Muslim terrorists arrested during counter-terrorism operations in Judea and Samaria
BREAKING: The IDF arrested 14 Muslim terrorists overnight in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem, according to Arab reports.
The arrested were wanted for involvement in terrorism and violent disorders directed against civilians and security personnel.
IDF troops entered the Arab village of Jalazoun in Ramallah and arrested three wanted terrorists. A Muslim terrorist and his son were arrested in the terror nest of Kobar, home of the Barghouthi clan of jihadists. Another terrorist was arrested in Abu Shkhidem.
Four wanted terrorists were arrested during counter-terrorism operations in the Arab villages of Tayasir and Tubas in northern Samaria.
IDF forces arrested two Muslim terrorists in the Bethlehem area and two others in Jenin.
In addition, Border Police forces arrested three wanted terrorists members of the same family from the terror nest of Issawyia in Jerusalem.
All the arrested terrorists were turned over to security agencies for further investigation.
BREAKING: The IDF arrested 14 Muslim terrorists overnight in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem. The arrested were wanted for involvement in terrorism and violent disorders directed against civilians and security personnel.https://t.co/pecBm7OnFn pic.twitter.com/Fx1IiT2YzF
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Violent riots broke out following the arrest of wanted terrorists in Kobar and Birzeit in Ramallah, with Muslim terrorists throwing rocks and firebombs at IDF troops operating in the area.
The IDF responded with crowd dispersal methods, including tear gas. No injuries reported.