Arabs Attempt to Infiltrate Kochav Yaakov

YERUSHALAYIM -
Security fence. Nati Shohat/FLASH90
The security fence. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

Two Arabs attempted to infiltrate the town of Kochav Yaakov on Friday night. The two attempted to cut through the town’s security fence. A security patrol caught them in the act and the two Arabs ran away. Security forces searched for the two, but were unable to track them down.

Also Motzoei Shabbos, terrorists threw a firebomb at an IDF patrol near Efrat. No one was injured in that attack. On Shabbos morning, Arabs threw rocks and firebombs at IDF troops near Shuafat, in Yerushalayaim. Soldiers used anti-rioting measures to quell the unrest.

On Shabbos afternoon, meanwhile, terrorists opened fire in the direction of Me’aras Hamachpelah in Chevron. The shots were fired from a house in the Abu Snineh neighborhood.