IDF units who set up camera surveillance in Beit El, succeeded in tracking down a ring of rock-throwing terrorists who had pelted Israeli vehicles in the area on an almost daily basis.
The IDF troops were able to hunt down two of the terrorists, who had fled deep into Palestinian Authority territory, where they were arrested.
B’chasdei Shamayim, no injuries were reported among the soldiers who took part in the manhunt.
In another incident on Highway 443 connecting Yerushalayim and Modiin, an Israeli was lightly injured when his vehicle came under attack by Palestinian rock-throwers. He was taken for hospital treatment in Yerushalayim.
In addition, five men wanted for participation in terrorist activities and violent rioting were apprehended in Yehuda and Shomron.