Palestinians killed in Nablus raid

Israel has raided the West Bank several times after a suicide bombing in Eilat.

    The Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades said it helped carry out a suicide bombing in Eilat on Monday [Reuters]
    The suicide bombing, the first in Israel for nine months, was claimed jointly by the al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades and Islamic Jihad.

    Israeli forces seized a member of Islamic Jihad in Nablus on Wednesday, the army said. The man's wife was seriously wounded during the raid.

    A ceasefire agreed between Israel and the Palestinians in November has brought to halt military operations in the Gaza Strip but does not apply to the West Bank were raids continue.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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