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  אדר 24, 5774 , 24/02/14

Soldiers Sieze 2 Pipe Bombs, Thwart PA Arab Terror Attack

Because of the altertness of the soldiers of the Yehuda Netzah Battalion (also called Nahal Haredi Battalion), two PA Arabs were arrested, explosives were seized, and a terror attack was thwarted.

Last night (Sunday) the soldiers of the Yehuda Netzah Battalion  were on duty at the guard posts near the community of Einav in Samaria, as always. The unit's commander arrived in order to inspect the competency of operations in the area when they suddenly became aware of two suspicious figures approaching the guard post. 

The soldiers determined that the two were concealing something under their clothing.  Upon conducting a search, they found two pipe bombs, a Molotov cocktail, a 'Popular Front' flag, a jerry can of diesel fuel and gas masks.Initial investigations revealed that they had been planning to perform an attack.

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