A terrorist armed with a knife was arrested outside Me’aras Hamachpelah in Chevron on Thursday morning. The 15-year-old terrorist was nabbed as he refused to answer questions posed by soldiers, raising their suspicion. IDF soldiers arrested the terrorist without incident. No injuries were reported.
Overnight Wednesday, security officials said they arrested 23 wanted security suspects in other areas in Judea and Samaria. The suspects were wanted for participating in rioting and throwing stones and firebombs that endangered Israeli civilians and IDF soldiers. Several of the suspects were also charged with belonging to Hamas. All were being questioned on their activities by security forces.