Jerusalem, 21 November 2001

IDF forces arrest suspected terrorists in Tulkarem region
(Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Media Adviser)

IDF forces on Wednesday, November 21, 2001 entered the village of Labad in "A" area in the Tulkarem region, and arrested Sammer Mansour Raba K’ad and Samir Mansour Raba K’ad, who are suspected of hostile terrorist actions.

Sammer, born 1977, a known Hamas militant, serves as a Palestinian policeman in Tulkarem.

Military equipment and weapons were discovered in their home.

Samir and Sammer were transferred to the ISA for further questioning.