Would-Be Terrorist Armed with a Knife Apprehended at the Machpelah

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10:14PM IL Motzei Shabbos: Security forces near the Ma’aras HaMachpelah in Hebron checked a suspicious Arab male and found he was concealing a knife, which the assume was intended for use in an attack.

B’chasdei Hashem, he was apprehended in time and there are no injuries reported.
In other terror-related news on motzei Shabbos, Efrat residents a short time ago received the ‘all clear’ after the IDF determined there was not an infiltration as feared earlier. Residents were instructed to remain in their homes.

Violent protests, firebomb and rock attacks against police are ongoing motzei Shabbos in Arab areas of the eastern capital.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)