Violent Muslim riots and attempted car ramming attack at biblical Joseph’s Tomb
An IDF force that was securing the entry of 750 Jewish worshipers to Joseph’s Tomb in the Arab city of Shechem in Samaria, fired at Muslim terrorists in a vehicle that was speeding toward the troops.
According to Arab reports, several terrorists were injured, and some suffered severe wounds. There are no casualties.
The IDF reported Tuesday morning that a firebomb was thrown by Muslim terrorists at the forces.
There were no casualties or damage.
The IDF arrested 8 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.
A pistol, bullets and magazines were seized overnight during counter-terrorism operations in the Arab village of As-Samura in the Hevron Hills.
During the day, soldiers found a home-made weapon in the area of the Arab village of Ein Qiniya, northwest of Ramallah.
IDF, Border Police and Civil Administration forces demolished last night the home of the Muslim terrorist who murdered Yotam Ovadia last month in a stabbing attack at the Jewish community of Adam.