IDF arrests 15 wanted suspects, cracks down on Hamas terror infrastructure

May 24, 2017 07:34
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Fifteen wanted suspects were arrested overnight on Tuesday in a joint operation carried out by IDF, Border Police and police forces.
Ten of the suspects arrested are suspected of involvement in local terror activities in participating in violent demonstrations targeting security forces and civilians.

Five of the suspects are Hamas operatives.

All suspects will be interrogated by security forces.

Additionally, forces cracked down on a Hamas terror infrastructure in Hebron, arresting one Hamas operative and seizing funds that were given to terrorists and their families.

In a separate activity overnight, an IDF task force shut down a weapons manufacturing facility in the West Bank. Forces seized equipment that was used to create weapons.

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