IDF forces are operating since last night in Bethlehem and in the Deisha refugee camp, west of the city, in order to harm the terror infrastructure as part of the ongoing operation to protect the Israeli citizens.

The forces’ operation is focused, its aim is to preserve the accomplishments of operation “Defensive Shield” and it presents a further aspect of the efforts made by the security forces and their battle against terror. The forces will remain in the city until their mission is complete, and with accordance with the political echelon.