Palestinian Terror Attack Thwarted, Maloch Farm, Binyamin, West Bank

At approximately 0518 EST, initial reports indicated that two Palestinian Arab men had been arrested by the IDF in Maloch Farm in Binyamin, West Bank. The two men were located by an IDF soldier walking between Israeli homes armed with an axe.

After the two were captured, a search of their vehicle found a knife in the car as well. The statement from an IDF Spokesperson reads below:

“A short time ago IDF forces arrested two terrorists who arrived at the farm in Binyamin with one of them holding an ax with the intention of carrying out an attack in the area. After searches of their vehicle, additional axes and knives were located. The terrorists And the weapons were transferred to the security forces for further treatment.”