Israel on high alert, the hunt for the attackers is on

'We had not seen similar explosive devices used for many years"

23 November, 13:50

    (ANSAmed) - TEL AVIV, 23 NOVEMBER - Following the two attacks in Jerusalem, the police has heightened the state of alert across Israel. Local media report this while the police is busy conducting an extensive search to find the attackers. "We haven't arrested anyone for the moment, but we are conducting several searches", said a Jerusalem police officer on public radio who believes today's attacks were the result of a sophisticated and complex operation. "We had not seen similar explosive devices for many years", the police officer specified.

    In light of these developments the police does not exclude that other similar devices might have been made and hidden in the city. The population was asked to remain on high alert.(ANSAmed).

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