‘Terror suspect’ arrested on side of highway near Haifa

Judah Ari Gross is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

A man suspected of being involved in unspecified terrorist activities has been arrested on the side of a highway south of Haifa.

The Shin Bet security service confirms that the man, who was stopped by police, has been handed over to their custody for questioning.

It is not immediately clear what the man is suspected of having done or planning to do.

Video footage from the scene shows the man being handcuffed and blindfolded by uniformed and plain-clothes police officers.

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