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Israeli forces arrest Islamic Jihad commander in Jenin

Israeli forces arrested Islamic Jihad commander Bassam al-Saadi and two other militants In Jenin early Tuesday morning. Another militant was killed in the raid. After the operation, The Israeli army blocked roads, halted rail traffic near the Gaza border fence, and bolstered the Iron Dome missile defense system following intelligence assessments that the Islamic Jihad intends to retaliate for the arrests and deaths. This event took place on 08/02/2022 at the following location: Jenin, West Bank.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Arrest

Total Fatalities: 1

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 1

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 3

Source: Haaretz