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  Shvat 4, 5773 , 15/01/13

Terror Suspect Shot While Infiltrating Fence

A terrorist suspect was shot by Israel Defense Force troops. The suspect attempted to infiltrate and damage the security fence north of Ramallah in the Samaria (Shomron) district. The IDF Spokesperson's Office said that the troops acted out of concern for safety. They said that they confirmed that one person was hit and wounded by gunfire. Sources from the Palestinian Authority said that the IDF shot and killed a person.
The IDF said that circumstances of the incident are reviewed.

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