Soldiers arrest 7 Palestinians overnight Sunday

IDF troops arrested six terror suspects and an armed Palestinian in the West Bank overnight Sunday, sources said on Monday morning. Five fugitives, including three Tanzim, one Hamas and an Islamic Jihad operative, were caught in Ramallah. Palestinians threw rocks at soldiers operating west of Ramallah. No casualties were reported but several military vehicles sustained damage. In Bethlehem, an Islamic Jihad operative was arrested. A Palestinian carrying a pistol was arrested in Jenin and was transferred to security forces for further questioning.