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Top cop extends police operation to nab suspects in Arab-Jewish violence

Police Commissioner Kobi Shabtai announces the extension of Operation Law and Order to nab suspects in the recent violence between Arabs and Jews that roiled ethnically mixed communities and other parts of the country.

Police say 348 suspects have been arrested in the operation so far and that 1,938 have been arrested since the recent fighting in Gaza, when the rioting in Israel broke out. There have been 175 indictments filed, according to police.

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