A Palestinian terrorist attempted to stab IDF soldiers stationed at a junction in Gush Etzion. The terrorist was shot and neutralized. No injuries were reported among the IDF soldiers.
Watch: The scene of the attempted terror attack (Video Credit: Shoagim Layamin)
A Palestinian terrorist attempted to carry out a stabbing attack near Tekoa in Gush Etzion. The IDF forces at the scene neutralized the terrorist before he was able to harm anyone.
On Tuesday, a car ramming attack occurred on Route 60 near Beit Einun in the Hebron area of the West Bank. Two soldiers, a male soldier and a female soldier, were slightly injured by the terrorist’s vehicle. The 29-year-old terrorist was eliminated by security forces.
A short while ago, an assailant attempted to stab IDF soldiers in Tekoa, northeast of Hebron. In response, forces fired towards the attacker pic.twitter.com/srqGEkui4G
— IDF (@IDFSpokesperson) July 20, 2017
The initial investigation revealed that the Palestinian terrorist sped toward the IDF soldiers who were stationed at the entrance to Beit Einun with his car. Magen David Adom paramedics were rushed to the scene and treated the two soldiers before transporting them to a Jerusalem hospital.
On Friday morning, two Israeli police officers were murdered in a shooting attack that took place in Jerusalem’s Old City. The terrorists shot the two police officers who were standing at the Lion’s Gate near the Temple Mount. The terrorists then ran into the Temple Mount, where they were eliminated by Israeli security forces. In light of the terror attack, the holy site was closed until Sunday afternoon to Muslim worshipers.
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