A pipe bomb was thrown in the vicinity of Kever Rochel on Wednesday evening, Israeli Border Police said. B’chasdei shamayim, no injuries were reported.
The bomb, which was thrown from the Palestinian side of the security fence, posed no immediate danger to security forces and visitors to the holy site. A police sapper was dispatched to the scene to dispose of the bomb.
Security forces cordoned off the area and launched a search for suspects.