IDF thwarts stabbing attack near Yitzhar

IDF troops open fire towards Palestinian Arab woman who drew a knife and attempted to stab a soldier south of Shechem.

Arutz Sheva Staff ,

IDF soldiers (archive)
IDF soldiers (archive)
IDF Spokesperson's Unit

IDF troops on Monday evening spotted a suspect who drew a knife and attempted to stab an IDF soldier who was operating in the area of Yitzhar Junction, south of Shechem (Nablus).

The troops operated to stop the assailant by firing towards her lower body.

No IDF injuries were reported.

The knife found on the woman. Photo: IDF Spokesperson's Unit


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