The Israeli security forces detained at the qalandia roadblock North of Jerusalem 40-year-old resident of the Palestinian authority, which under clothing during the search, it was found edged weapons.
The detainee is placed in the hands of investigators of the General security Service (Shin bet) for interrogation, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the UNN.
The level of combat readiness of the army and police in the Central district was increased after the terrorist attack in the Old city Israel’s capital, which stabbed two Israelis. The condition of one of victims is estimated as critical, the second — moderate severity.
In Jerusalem man attacked passers-by with a knife
Immediately after the attack in the Old city police had blocked all approaches by the Damascus gate and blocked the street of David, leading to the Temple mount. It is worth noting that the attack was carried out on the last day of the Muslim holiday of Ramadan, when tens of thousands of believers gather on temple square near the al-Aqsa mosque.