Israeli forces arrest 'Qassam leader' in Hebron
Published Tuesday 04/03/2014 (updated) 06/03/2014 19:32
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- An Israeli special forces unit on Tuesday arrest an alleged al-Qassam Brigades leader from his house in the al-Jamaa neighborhood of Hebron, onlookers said.
Ayub al-Qawasmi had been wanted by the Israeli army for years.
An Israeli military spokeswoman confirmed the arrest and said al-Qawasmi was detained in a joint operation with the Israel Security Agency.
She said he was transferred to police for questioning.