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  5/2/2014, Iyar 2, 5774

Soldier Lightly Wounded by Shrapnel in Shechem

A soldier was lightly wounded, Friday morning, by shrapnel from an explosive that was thrown at troops from a Nahal Brigade unit during a search for weapons in the Samarian (Shomron) Palestinian Authority-assigned city of Shechem.

The soldier was evacuated for medical treatment. The search turned up two handguns, hundreds of bullets and two knives.

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