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the Police has arrested 2 employees of the British consulate in Jerusalem

Moscow, 3 janv - News. the Israeli authorities have arrested in Jerusalem two Palestinian employees of the British consulate on suspicion in illegal sale of the weapon to insurgents, passes on Monday TV channel Sky News.

According to internal security service of Israel " Tyres Bet " suspects to whom official accusations are already brought, helped to get small arms to two members of Islamic grouping HAMAS.

Arrests of employees of consulate have been spent within the limits of prevention of act of terrorism preparing in Jerusalem. As the Israeli mass-media, insurgents inform HAMAS planned rocket bombardment of the Jerusalem stadium " Teddi " during carrying out of a football match.

the British Ministry of Foreign Affairs has CFMed with the fact of arrest of two employees of the consulate in Jerusalem. Thus Forin - Office specifies that according to the Israeli authorities, the charges brought against arrested persons are not connected in any way with their WRK in diplomatic representatives.