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  אייר 12, 5774 , 12/05/14

16 Wanted Terror Suspects Arrested; Weapons Seized

The Israel Defense Forces arrested 16 wanted terror suspects, Sunday evening, in the Palestinian Authority-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria (Shomron). A brigade operation in the Samarian village of Kadum, next to the Jewish community of Kedumim, resulted in the arrest of nine wanted terror suspects and the discovery of 32 stun grenades and four clubs. Three suspects were arrested in Al Fawar, southwest of Hevron, and a pair of suspects were arrested in Asira Smaliya, north of Shechem. Single arrests were reported in the Jenin-area village of Araba and the Bethlehem-area village of Dehaisha.

The suspects were turned over to security agencies for questioning and the weapons were confiscated.

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