Palestinian from West Bank arrested after caught at checkpoint with bomb

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July 10, 2014 14:45




A Palestinian in a vehicle with an explosive heading towards Israel was intercepted at a checkpoint by Ministry of Defense security guards on Route 5.

Guards spotted a large bag containing a gas tank and electrical wires.

A bomb squad was dispatched to the scene to disarm the device. The driver told guards he was on his way to carrying out a terror attack.




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