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  Adar 19, 5772 , 13/03/12

PA Resident Fails to Harm Police in Stabbing Attempt

An alert Israeli police officer thwarted a stabbing attempt at the Tzomet Zif intersection near Hevron on Tuesday. During a routine inspection, a resident of the Palestinian Authority pulled out a knife and tried to stab a police officer. The officer responded by pushing the attacker. The suspect was arrested and taken in for questioning. The suspect was identified as a resident of the PA controlled community of Al Samoa-Simya.

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