Security forces have arrested a Hamas terror cell operating in the Hebron area
which planned on kidnapping an Israeli soldier, the Shin Bet (Israel Security
Agency) announced on Thursday.
The group's aim was to secure the release
of Palestinian security prisoners, and were searching for a hideout apartment to
keep their future kidnap victim.
The terror suspects were in the process
of setting up a Hamas command in Hebron, according to the Shin Bet.