Twelve suspects arrested, weapons seized in overnight West Bank raids

July 20, 2017 07:01
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12 wanted suspects were arrested in the West Bank overnight on Wednesday in a joint operation carried out by IDF, Shin Bet, Border Police, and police forces.

Seven of those detained are suspected of committing acts of terrorism and violent disturbances of the peace directed at civilians and Israeli security forces.   

The suspects were taken in for questioning.

In a further West Bank operation on Wednesday night, security forces seized a workshop with two lathes used to make weapons and two self-produced weapons.

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