News Briefs

  12/12/2011, Kislev 16, 5772

Arab Nabbed Carrying Large Knife

IDF soldiers caught an Arab carrying a large knife at a checkpoint in Hevron. The Arab, who was apparently planning a stabbing attack on IDF soldiers at the checkpoint, was carrying a 21 centimeter (8.2 inch) long knife.

The Arab was detained and was being questioned by security officials. He will be transferred over to police after the questioning.