6 suspects arrested overnight in West Bank

April 21, 2017 07:39

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Six wanted suspects were arrested in the West Bank overnight on Friday in a joint operation carried out by the IDF, Border Police and Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) forces. Three of the suspects are suspected of involvement in local terror activities as well as in participating in violent demonstrations against security forces and civilians.

Additionally, an operation by Israeli security forces and local police uncovered a weapons workshop in the West Bank and dismantled six lathes that were used for the production of the weapons. In addition, weapons parts were seized and the workshop shut down.

All suspects will be interrogated by security forces.

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