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PA uncovers Hamas arms cache in Qalqilya

Posted in The West Bank by beyondtheborder on April 16, 2009

According to the official, the house, in which at least eight explosive devices were found, is located 500 meters (about 1,640 feet) from the West Bank security barrier constructed by Israel.

Some of the equipment inside was labeled “Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades” – Hamas’ armed wing.

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Israeli explosive efforts are aiding Palestinian policemen who discovered a bomb-making lab inside a deserted Qalqiliya home on Wednesday, security sources said on Thursday.

Sources added that Israeli bomb sappers were waiting near the area’s District Coordination Office in Qalqiliya late on Thursday afternoon as Palestinian Authority officials worked to remove the explosives from the home, which they identified as being in west Qalqiliya.

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