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  Adar 19, 5775 , 10/03/15

IDF Arrests 21 Wanted Terror Suspects in Judea-Samaria Overnight

During the course of last night (Monday), IDF forces arrested 21 wanted terror suspects in Samaria and Judea.

In Tekoa, near Bethlehem, an operation led to the arrest of 18 of the suspects, 17 of which are wanted for grassroots terror activities such as throwing rocks and firebombs at both civilians and IDF personnel. The 18th suspect in this group is wanted as a known operative for the Hamas terror organization.

In Yabed, west of Jenin, one suspect was arrested for grassroots terror activities targeting both civilians and security personnel, and in Shechem (Nablus) two more suspects were arrested for grassroots terror activities targeting both civilians and security personnel, as well.

All 21 suspects were handed over to security forces for further questioning.

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