Sunday, December 27, in the Old city of Jerusalem was arrested Arab resident of al-Bireh (near Ramallah). He aroused the suspicion of police officers who stopped him for inspection. At this point, the Arab drew a knife and tried to attack law enforcement officers.
The police detained the assailant and handed him over to the police for investigation. In this incident nobody suffered.
Earlier on December 27, near the settlement of mA’ale Shomron arrested an Arab woman who was armed with a knife. Detained transferred to the investigators of the Israel security Agency. It is also reported about the detention of Arabs with a knife in Hebron, near the Cave of the patriarchs.