On Thursday, directed by the ISA, Israel defence force and Israel Border Police forces conducted a counterterrorism activity in the Jenin camp.
During the counterterrorism activity, forces exchanged fire with armed terrorists, over ten terrorists were killed, and over 20 wanted suspects were apprehended, among them Nur and Minur Salma, Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorists. In addition, Two M-16 rifles, a “Carlo” gun, three handguns, ammunition, and military equipment were seized.
Israel defence force soldiers located and destroyed an underground tunnel shaft containing ready-to-use explosive devices. During searches in a building, additional weapons were found, as well as ammunition and military equipment.
Israel defence force soldiers neutralized a terrorist who fired at them and confiscated his M-16 rifle and cartridges. In addition, they destroyed a vehicle containing weapons.
During the soldiers’ exit, they faced armed terrorists and killed two of them. They also confiscated two M-4 carbines and a handgun. Furthermore, following an identification by Israel defence force drones, Israel defence force engaged and killed an armed terrorist cell which endangered the soldiers in the area. Several terrorists were killed as a result of the strike.