Israel: Soldiers arrest Palestinian with suicide belt
Published Friday 30/05/2014 (updated) 30/05/2014 19:45
Israeli soldiers search for suspects after an attack near a West Bank
settlement. (MaanImages/Rami Swidan, File)
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.