Islamic Jihad Member Said Killed in IDF Operation Near Hebron

Israel security forces
The Associated Press

The Times of Israel reports: A member of terror group Islamic Jihad was killed Tuesday night during an IDF operation to arrest him near the West Bank City of Hebron.

He was identified by Palestinian media reports as Muhammad al-Fakih.

Violent riots broke out between the soldiers and armed Palestinians trying to prevent the arrest in the village of Surif, just north of Hebron.

At least five Palestinians were injured when the IDF responded with riot-dispersal means

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