Monday Morning News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael


IDF soldiers involved in counter-terror operations throughout Yehuda and Shomron on Sunday night arrested five suspects.

**The IDF has informed residents of the community of Ramat Gilad that they are next on the list of unauthorized outposts to be dismantled. In Shomron, a number of Yitzhar residents were arrested Sunday night protesting against the government policy. They were arrested for blocking a main area road.

**An IDF lt.-colonel is in custody, suspected of taking part in a large theft in a base in the center of the country.

**Officials report the body found in the Nachal Arugot in the Judean Desert on Sunday was that of missing hiker Eren Galil, who was reported missing on Thursday. Despite being an experienced hiker, it appears he took a fall and landed in a riverbed. The body of another missing hiker was discovered in the southern area as well. The identification process is underway.

(Yechiel Spira – YWN Israel)