Hamas Arrests Nine Islamic Jihad Members Connected to Gaza Bombings

(i24News) Hamas security personnel on Thursday apprehended nine people linked to the two suicide bombings in Gaza City on Tuesday that killed three policemen. Palestinian sources in Gaza told i24News Arabic that "all of them are from the Islamic Jihad from Shuja'iya." They include "a senior operator of the missile unit." A source said most of them subscribe to the ideology of the Islamic State and that "three other explosive belts were seized." Palestinian sources said Wednesday that the son of a leader of Islamic Jihad is believed to be behind the Gaza City attacks.

2019-08-30 00:00:00

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