Iranian seeks refuge in Israel; Terrorists lose citizenship: Israel Update

Two Israeli-Arab brothers from Umm al-Fahm have been arrested and indicted for supporting ISIS, according to the Shin Bet. Authorities had received information that the elder Jabarin brother, Mahmoud, had intended to travel to Syria to join the organization. To that end, Jabarin was in contact with an ISIS recruiter in Syria who was also a former resident of Umm al-Fahm. The Shin Bet issued a statement on the arrests and indictments, saying, "The Shin Bet views Israelis who support the Islamic State organization as a serious security threat, especially those who are in contact with organization operatives and desire to fight in its ranks.  More >