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  9/11/2012, Elul 24, 5772

Undercover Operation Nets 19 for Drugs and Weapons

An eight-month undercover operation resulted in the arrest of 19-people in the predawn hours, Tuesday, on charges of trafficking in hashish and ecstasy as well as in handguns and grenades.

Police from the central investigating unit of the coastal region carried out the arrests in the northern communities of Ar'ara, Baqa Al-Gharbiya, Fordis, Hadera and Umm Al-Fahm.