Stabbing attack thwarted: Muslim terrorist arrested at Cave of the Patriarchs

BREAKING: A Muslim terrorist was caught with a knife and arrested by Border Police officers at one of the checkpoints near the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron.

No injuries reported.

The terrorist was transferred to security forces for further questioning.

On Saturday, a 22-year-old Israeli man was moderately wounded when a Muslim teen-terrorist stabbed him near the Cave of the Patriarchs.

Stabbing attack in Hevron 1 injured, Muslim terrorist neutralized at Cave of the Patriarchs (2)

Israel thwarted 560 significant terror attacks in 2019, including 10 suicide bombings, 4 kidnappings and more than 300 shooting attacks, the Shin Bet Director Nadav Argaman reported earlier this week.