Israeli forces seize 7 IEDs in West Bank op; 3 Palestinians arrested

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 29, 2016 13:38

Israeli forces seized seven improvised explosive devises (IEDs) from Palestinians in the West Bank, police reported Tuesday.

Three suspects from the Palestinian town of Beit Awwa in the Hebron area were arrested  on suspicion of manufacturing and possessing the devices in the joint IDF-police operation.

Bomb disposal experts neutralized the improvised pipe bombs.

Police said Israel was continuing operations to locate illegal weapons and prevent their use in terror attacks or criminal-related incidents.


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