NNA – (Agence France Presse) A Palestinian attempted to stab an Israeli at a junction in the occupied West Bank on Thursday and was shot, police said.
The army said the Palestinian sought to attack soldiers waiting at a busy bus stop in what is known as the Gush Etzion settlement bloc.
“A Palestinian, armed with a knife, attempted to stab the soldiers,” a statement said.
“Forces at the scene responded to the immediate threat and shot the assailant.”
It did not say whether the alleged attacker was killed.– Agence France Presse