During a joint operation between the Shin Bet, the IDF and the Israel Border Police, a terror cell responsible for carrying out several terror attacks on the Ofra settlement located in the West Bank. The Shin Bet’s investigation discovered that the terror cell consisting of three Palestinian minors executed four shooting terror attacks over the past few months using self-manufactured weapons.
During a joint operation between the Shin Bet, the IDF’s Benjamin Regional Brigade and the Israel Border Police’s undercover unit, a terror cell responsible for executing several shooting terror attacks on the West Bank’s Ofra settlement was arrested.
The Shin Bet’s investigation revealed that the terror cell containing three Palestinian minors carried out four shooting terror attacks from October to November 2016 utilizing self-manufactured weapons. Weapons and vehicles used by the terror cell in order to carry out the terror attacks have been confiscated.
One of the confiscated weapons Photo Credit: Shin Bet/Channel 2 News
The video recorded by one of the combat soldiers depicts the moments he and his fellow soldiers raided the terrorists’ homes, located the terror suspects and arrested them. These terrorists’ activities illustrate just how high Israel’s threat level is against locally operated terror cells that have access not only to weapons, but to weapons production as well.