2 brothers arrested for links to Hamas in W. Bank

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 5, 2012 18:14

The Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) and the Police Northern District Command announced Thursday that two brothers for from the village of Kfar Khana were arrested at the beginning of December for being recruited to help Hamas activists in the West Bank.

According to the investigation, Amir and Mahmoud Assad were in contact with Hamas activists in the West Bank who were planning to carry out terror attacks on Israelis.

The two brothers admitted that they were in contact with the terrorists and were asked to help carry out their activities.


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