Security forces detain Palestinian women at Cave of the Patriarchs

October 27, 2015 11:31

Security forces detained two Palestinian women carrying knives at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron on Tuesday morning.

The two suspects arrived at the site's security check point and refused to allow police officers to search their belongings and began shouting "We came to liberate Palestine," according to police.

The police officers apprehended the suspects and found two knives in one of their bags.

The women were detained and taken for questioning.

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