Soldiers with the IDF, Shin Bet security, and the Border Police arrested 18 wanted persons throughout Judea and Samaria during overnight operations.
In a counter-terrorism operation in Kfar Nachlin, the forces arrested six wanted persons suspected of involvement in terrorist activities. They also found military equipment and confiscated four vehicles. Seven other wanted persons were arrested in nearby villages.
Near Ramallah, Israeli forces arrested two more wanted persons, including a senior member of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist organization. The soldiers also located and confiscated military equipment and ammunition.
Soldiers encountered opposition from locals who threw stones, Molotov cocktails and explosives. Soldiers responded with crowd dispersal measures.
Three suspects were arrested in the Daheisha refugee camp. During the operation, suspects threw stones, explosives and Molotov cocktails at the forces, who responded with crowd dispersal methods and live shots.
One soldier was slightly injured and was taken to a hospital for medical treatment.
The suspects were taken for questioning and the confiscated weapons were transferred to the security forces for disposal.
The All Israel News Staff is a team of journalists in Israel.