Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

News Brief

August 20, 2001
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

Israeli officials say they foiled an attempt by Islamic Jihad to carry out a suicide bombing at a Haifa disco. According to details released for publication, two Palestinians from Jenin were arrested in an Israeli Arab village on the night of Aug. 16 with a 22-pound bomb in their truck, far larger than bombs used in several recent, massive attacks.

Recommended from JTA