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Israel: Soldiers arrest Palestinian with suicide belt

May 30, 2014 1:48 P.M. (Updated: May 30, 2014 7:45 P.M.)
BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israel's army said Friday that its forces in the occupied West Bank thwarted a suicide bomber found at a military checkpoint south of Nablus.

A spokeswoman said a "Palestinian terrorist wearing an explosive belt under his coat" was captured before he was able to detonate it.

She said the Palestinian was arrested and is under investigation.
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