3 Palestinians Arrested after Shooting at IDF Post

(Times of Israel) Israeli security forces arrested three Palestinian residents of Yabed, west of Jenin, on Saturday who were suspected of firing at an army position in the northern West Bank on Friday evening. Another Palestinian was arrested Saturday with a knife near Deir Sharaf in the northern West Bank, who said he had intended to carry out an attack. On Friday, security forces shot and wounded a Palestinian woman at the Qalandiya checkpoint north of Jerusalem as she tried to carry out a stabbing attack. "She approached the security forces with a knife in her hand. She did not respond to the calls of the soldiers to stop," police said.

2017-01-02 00:00:00

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