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  6/13/2014, Sivan 15, 5774

Security Forces Foil Terrorists' Plan to Escape Prison

The Israel Prisons Service was able to foil a plan by Islamic Jihad terrorists to escape from an Israeli prison using an underground tunnel, it was revealed Thursday.

The terrorists, who are imprisoned in the Shita prison in northern Israel, had dug a tunnel four meters (13 feet) in length from the bathroom and planned to escape through it.