Palestinian militant Mohammad Ardah, one of the six militants who escaped from a high-security prison, with Israeli police officers during his trial in Nazareth, Israel on Saturday. Photo: AFP Palestinian militant Mohammad Ardah, one of the six militants who escaped from a high-security prison, with Israeli police officers during his trial in Nazareth, Israel on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Palestinian militant Mohammad Ardah, one of the six militants who escaped from a high-security prison, with Israeli police officers during his trial in Nazareth, Israel on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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Israeli police arrest four of six Palestinian fugitives who escaped from prison

  • The arrests moved Israel closer to closing an embarrassing episode that exposed deep flaws in its prison system and turned the fugitive prisoners into heroes
  • Early on Saturday, police said they had caught two men hiding in a car park in the Arab town of Umm al-Ghanam

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Palestinian militant Mohammad Ardah, one of the six militants who escaped from a high-security prison, with Israeli police officers during his trial in Nazareth, Israel on Saturday. Photo: AFP Palestinian militant Mohammad Ardah, one of the six militants who escaped from a high-security prison, with Israeli police officers during his trial in Nazareth, Israel on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Palestinian militant Mohammad Ardah, one of the six militants who escaped from a high-security prison, with Israeli police officers during his trial in Nazareth, Israel on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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