In the night of Thursday, February 8, the military district brigade «Judah» together with soldiers of the border police (the MAGICIAN) and police officers operating in the area of Deir the Basics, located on yuzhnokurilsk highlands.
The operation was carried out near the place where 1 July 2016 there was a terrorist attack, which killed a resident of the settlement of Otniel Michael mark. During the operation the soldiers confiscated a large quantity of arms and ammunition. In addition, IDF soldiers confiscated four handguns, three air rifles, four knives, military equipment, and more than two thousand cartridges of various calibre.
The warehouse where he kept confiscated belongs to an arms dealer, who was detained along with another five suspects. They all transferred to security services for investigation.
Illegally stored weapons were also found in the villages of Burkin and Alarm in the area of Nablus.