The IDF and the Israeli security Agency continue the operation to search for the terrorist who killed Ariel Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal. On the evening of 6 February, Israeli and Palestinian news Agency reported held in Nablus operation.
According to radio station «Kan bet», the Israeli army blocked two dwellings: the house of the father of the terrorist, and the home of his girlfriend.
At the same time, Palestinian sources reported the presence of «large forces of the IDF» in Nablus and the outbreak of clashes between soldiers and Arab youth.
After 22:00 the Palestinian news Agency Maan reported that the operation in Nablus over. The soldiers leave the city, arresting four people.
However, the Director shumskoy hospital Saleem Haj Yahya reported on the death of a teenager who received a bullet wound during clashes with Israeli soldiers. According to him, three more people were injured.
Website Mann claims that the clashes injured about 50 rioters. The Ministry of health of the PA has confirmed these data.
The press service of the Israel defense forces confirmed that the evening of 6 February in Nablus carried out the operation. Was arrested seven people.
Army press service informs that in the riots at the entrance to Nablus, attended by more than 500 Arabs. They threw stones at the soldiers, bottles, firecrackers, homemade explosive devices and firearms were used. Soldiers were forced to use non-lethal weapons for crowd dispersal and fired in the air with live ammunition.
The press service noted that the wanted terrorist in the course of the operation was detained.
We will remind that on Monday, February 5, at the entrance to Ariel was killed by a terrorist, 29 year-old Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal, the father of four children.
The CCTV footage of the taxi leaves the terrorist crosses the road, runs up to Ben, Galya and attacks him from behind. Ben Gal drops jacket, for which it tries to get hold of a terrorist, and runs across the road. Terrorist throws his bag in the middle of the road and runs over to the wounded man.
According to witnesses, Itamar Ben Gal ran up to standing on the opposite side of the road the bus knocked into the windshield, said that he was wounded and lost consciousness. He was taken to the hospital «Beilinson» in Petah Tikva, where doctors pronounced him dead.
A witness to the attack was the IDF officer. He tried to bring down a terrorist car. The assailant suffered minor injuries, but managed to get into his waiting car. He managed to escape.
In the bag thrown by a terrorist, was discovered comb, gel for hair styling, charger for phone and documents. A suicide of 19-year-old Israeli citizen living in Jaffa. His father is a Palestinian Arab resident of Nablus. Mother is Israeli Arab.