News Briefs

  10/3/2011, Tishrei 5, 5772

Arab with Pistol and Knife Caught at Huwara

An improvised pistol and a knife measuring 11 centimeters/4.33 inches long were discovered by security forces, Monday, among the belongings of a Palestinian Authority (PA) Arab at the Huwara roadblock, south of the Samarian PA-assigned city of Shechem.

The weapons were confiscated and the Arab was turned over to security services for further investigation.