Watch – 24 Muslim terrorists arrested overnight in Jerusalem
In a joint counter-terrorism operation, Border Police and Israel Police officers arrested overnight 24 Muslim terrorists residents of the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawyia.
The terrorists were arrested for involvement in terror activities, including attempts to murder Jews by throwing rocks and firebombs, violent riots and incitement to terror on the Internet.
“The direct results of the operation are evident in the field and are an integral part of the police’s activity, on the one hand, to expose the serious offenses that directly harm the residents and the security forces operating in the area, and on the other hand by tightening the direct connection of the normative residents with the police to increase the sense of security and trust among the city’s residents and visitors” , the police said in a statement.
In addition, the IDF arrested 8 Muslim terrorists overnight in Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley, who were wanted for involvement in terrorism and violent disorders directed against civilians and security personnel.