Border Police on Monday arrested two Palestinian youths who had knives in their possession near the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron. The two men confessed that they had been planning to carry out a terrorist act against Jews at the tomb.
The knives found in the suspects' possession were confiscated and the two Palestinians were taken into police custody for further questioning.
On Sunday, two Palestinians were caught in the same area carrying knives. The two men confessed that they too were planning a terrorist attack at the tomb.