Palestinians Arrest Journalist Who Reported That PA Helped Israel Capture Terrorist

Salim Sweidan, a Palestinian journalist

The Jerusalem Post reports: Salim Sweidan, a Palestinian journalist who works for the Ma’an news agency, was arrested by Palestinian Authority security forces on Sunday after he reported that the PA provided Israel information which led to the arrest of the gunmen suspected of killing Eitam and Na’ama Henkin on a West Bank roadway last October.

The Shin Bet said that a Hamas terrorist cell from Nablus was behind the October 1 murder of Eitam and Naama Henkin as they drove near Itamar with their four children.

Sweidan reported on Ma’an’s television network that PA officials were involved in the arrest of the Hamas operatives.

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