IDF raids Halamish attacker's family home, arrests brother

July 22, 2017 09:10
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The IDF arrested on Saturday morning the brother of the Palestinian attacker, Omar al Abed, who killed three Israelis on Friday night in Halamish.

According to Israeli media reports, IDF units raided the family home of the attacker in the West Bank village of Khobar, near Ramallah and questioned his family members.

Three Israeli citizens died in the attack, and one was evacuated to Shaare Tzedek hospital.

Shaare Tzedek hospital reported on Saturday morning that the hospitalized woman had undergone surgery overnight and her condition was now considered serious but "good." 

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