Israel arrests alleged Hamas members after Israeli shot lifeless in Jerusalem

Israeli safety forces introduced in the present day the arrests of alleged Hamas members after a lethal stabbing of an Israeli man in Jerusalem.

Israel’s inside safety company Shin Bet mentioned greater than 50 people have been arrested within the West Bank. They have been allegedly planning assaults on behalf of Hamas, Israeli media shops reported.

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) mentioned in the present day that the arrests happened over the previous few months. The cell possessed an explosive belt, ammunition and different weapons, the IDF tweeted.

The announcement adopted a lethal incident in Jerusalem yesterday when Hamas member Abu Shkhaydam fired a rifle right into a crowd of Israeli civilians and police in Jerusalem’s Old City. His gunfire killed 26-year-old Eliyahu David Kay, a tour information who had immigrated to Israel from South Africa. Police fatally shot Shkhaydam on the scene following the assault, in accordance with Israeli authorities.

Following the capturing, lots of of Palestinians in East Jerusalem’s Shuafat refugee camp marched in assist of Shkhaydam. Some of them clashed with Israeli forces when the latter got here to arrest members of Shkhaydam’s household within the camp.

The Hamas-affiliated information outlet Safa reported some arrests by Israeli forces in Jerusalem in the present day, together with a person in Shuafat. The outlet didn’t report any affiliations of the detained.