In the night of Saturday, June 17, IDF forces surrounded the village of dir Abu Mashal, near Ramallah, where in Jerusalem there arrived two of the three terrorists who carried out the double bombing in the Old town.
During the operation, were confiscated 22 of the car and searched, the purpose of which was the discovery of weapons. In each district were posters explaining the reasons and implications of the ongoing operation.
The operation involved special forces «before», «Duvdevan», «Oenothera» and LOTHAR. The engineering unit made plans for the demolition of houses belonging to families of terrorists.
Checkpoint at the entrance to the village is open only for humanitarian cases, according to the press service of the defense Army of Israel.
As previously reported, on Friday, June 16, around 19:40, in Jerusalem, on Sultan Suleiman street, three Arab terrorists carried out the two attacks. Two terrorists opened fire on officers and soldiers of the MAGICIAN, and tried to attack them with bladed weapons. At the same time, at the Damascus gate Arab armed with a knife, attacked the employee of the border police, 23-year-old adas Malka. Within seconds the girl fought with a terrorist who tried to take away her weapons, then he stabbed her. The soldiers opened fire MAGE on the attackers, with the result that he was destroyed.
Adas was taken to the hospital, «Hadassah Ein Kerem» in critical condition. Despite the efforts of doctors, she died.
The terrorists were eliminated.