IDF troops arrest 19 fugitives in West Bank

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 1, 2007 07:45

IDF troops arrested 19 fugitives in the West Bank overnight Wednesday, it was reported on Thursday morning. In Nablus, five suspects were arrested, including three Fatah operatives and a member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). In Kalkilya, the soldiers nabbed four Hamas operatives, and four others were arrested in Hebron. Two Tanzim operatives and a member of Islamic Jihad were detained in Tulkarm. The remaining three terror suspects were arrested in Ramallah and Jenin. During the operations, a grenade was thrown at IDF soldiers, but no casualties or damage were reported.


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