Overnight, IDF, Shabak, and Border Police forces conducted counter-terrorism activities in a number of locations in Judea and Samaria, including in the towns of Azun Atme, Khirbat Karme, Bayt Kahil and Silwad.
Security forces operated in the Qalandiya camp where they apprehended two wanted men suspected of involvement in terrorist activity and also confiscated ammunition. During the operation, several individuals hurled rocks at security forces who responded with riot dispersal means.
During the operation in the towns of Yabrud and Kafr 'Aqab, security forces apprehended three additional wanted suspects. During the activity in the Balata camp, forces apprehended two wanted suspects and also came under fire. Soldiers responded with live fire and hits were identified.
Later on, security forces operated in the city of Jenin where they apprehended an additional wanted individual suspected of involvement in terrorist activity. During the operation there, gunshots were heard in the area. Security forces also operated in the towns of Faqqua and Nur Shams where they apprehended two wanted suspects.
During an operation in the town of Bayt Rima, a number of suspects hurled firebombs and rocks at the forces, who responded with riot dispersal means. Meanwhile, during an operation in the town of Deir Abu Masha'al, forces apprehended a wanted individual suspected of involvement in terrorist activity.
Forces also operated in the towns of Yata and Khirbat Karme and apprehended two wanted suspects. During the operation in the town of Beit Ummar, forces apprehended an additional wanted suspect. During the operation in the town of Wadi Al Far'a, security forces confiscated a gun, a M-16 rifle, and ammunition. A number of suspects hurled rocks at soldiers who responded with riot dispersal means.
All apprehended men were transferred to investigators for further processing. No IDF injuries were reported.