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  6/23/2014, Sivan 25, 5774

37 Arrested During Search for Missing Teens


Large forces of security personnel were involved in Sunday evening's accelerated efforts to locate three teenage yeshiva students believed to be abducted by terrorists more than a week ago at the Alon Shevut Junction in Judea. Eighty areas were searched, resulting in the arrest of 37 people and the seizure of arms.

A senior officer said, Monday morning, that the effort over the last 24 hours was concentrated in the northwestern Hevron area. He said there would be a concentrated effort in the southern Etzion and northern Hevron areas in the coming days.