Border Police nab Palestinian with knife near Cave of Patriarchs

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 26, 2016 15:27

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Security forces arrested a Palestinian man who was found with a knife on his person after he aroused suspicion on Thursday near the Cave of the Patriarchs in the West Bank.

Border Police officers called for the man to halt before they detained him.

Security forces found a knife during searches of the suspect's belongings. The 26-year-old resident of Hebron was taken in for further questioning.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 20, 2018
Liberman to Bolton: Thank you for your contribution to Israel's security

By JPOST.COM STAFF