Sheikh Jamal-Al Tawil

Palestinian look at Hamas masked gunmen parade with Qassam rockets through the streets of town of Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, Thursday, May 27, 2021. (AP Photo/Yousef Masoud)

Israel arrests prominent Hamas commander

Israeli intelligence has detained a top Hamas commander amid lingering security threats. The Israeli Defense Force (IDF) confirmed they arrested Sheikh Jamal-Al Tawil on Wednesday after receiving information on his whereabouts from the Israeli Security Agency.