The IDF arrested 29 Muslim terrorists overnight in Judea, Samaria and the Jordan Valley, who were wanted for involvement in terrorism and violent disorders directed against civilians and security personnel.
The terrorists were turned over to security agencies for further investigation.
In addition, as part of an ongoing campaign against illegal weapons, the IDF, Border Police, and the Israeli Police seized a local-made Carlo submachine gun, a handgun, and a large amount of ammunition in the city of Hevron.
Yesterday, a female Muslim terrorist carrying a knife was arrested in Hevron. The Muslima raised the suspicions of security forces and upon a search of his person, they found a knife.
Hours earlier, a Muslim terrorist was shot and eliminated after attempting to stab soldiers at an IDF post between Kiryat Arba and Hevron. No Israelis were injured in the terror attack.
A 23-year-old Muslim terrorist from the Arab village of Salfit, near Ariel in Samaria, was shot and eliminated by IDF forces during violent riots at the entrance to the village.
In Jerusalem, a firebomb was thrown by Muslim terrorists towards Israeli Police officers stationed on the Temple Mount, causing a blaze to break out at the Jewish holy site. A Border Policewoman was lightly wounded in the terror attack.