Israel Forces Capture Last Two Escaped Palestinian Militants

Israeli soldiers guard along a fence leading to the Israeli-occupied West Bank, as part of search efforts to capture six Palestinian men who had escaped from Gilboa prison earlier this week, by the village of Muqeibila in northern Israel September 9, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad/File Photo

Israeli forces on Sunday caught the last two of six Palestinian militants who tunnelled out of a maximum security Israeli jail nearly two weeks ago, in an escape that embarrassed Israel’s security establishment but delighted Palestinians.

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SOURCE: Reuters, Reporting by Rami Ayyub in Tel Aviv, Ali Sawafta in Ramallah and Ahmed Tolba in Cairo; Editing by Leslie Adler and William Mallard