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  Tevet 21, 5775 , 12/01/15

IDF Arrests 20 Wanted Terror Suspects Overnight in Samaria-Judea

Over the course of the night (Sunday), IDF forces arrested 20 wanted terror suspects throughout Samaria and Judea. Nine of the suspects were wanted in connection with grassroots terrorism targeting both civilians and security personnel, while eleven were arrested as Hamas operatives.

One suspect was arrested in Arak a-Tiya, near Shechem (Nablus), and one in the New Askar refugee camp, also near Shechem. Four were arrested in Atzira a-Samaliya, north of Shechem. In Deir Istiya, next to Kalkiliya, two suspects were taken. In Deir Ammar, next to Ramallah, one suspect was arrested, and in Betunia, also near Ramallah, two more were arrested. In Samoa, south of Hevron, six suspects were nabbed, and in Hevron two more were taken.

All suspects were handed over to security forces for further interrogation.

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