IDF soldiers thwart stabbing attack near Shechem

Terrorist tries to stab soldier during arrest operation in Palestinian Arab town of Tubas. Terrorist neutralized, soldier suffers light injuries.

Arutz Sheva Staff ,

The knife used in the attack
The knife used in the attack
IDF Spokesperson's Unit

IDF fighters thwarted an attempted stabbing attack during an arrest operation in the Palestinian Arab town of Tubas, northeast of Shechem (Nablus), on Monday morning.

During the arrest operation, the terrorist tried to stab one of the soldiers. A commander shot the terrorist and neutralized him.

The soldier was lightly wounded and treated at the scene.