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PA Terrorist Killed After Attack at Allenby Bridge

A 30-year-old former resident of the Palestinian Authority tried to stab a security guard and take his weapon, Monday morning at the Allenby Bridge Crossing from Jordan to Israel. The terrorist was shot to death and the crossing was closed.

Spokesman Ofer Lefler of the Israel Airports Authority, which is responsible for all border crossings, told Agence France Presse the incident occurred after the attacker crossed Allenby from Jordan. Police and the military are investigating the incident.

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