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January 5, 2016 10:50 am

IDF Reservist Lightly Wounded in Palestinian Stabbing Attack in West Bank

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The West Bank. A Palestinian assailant was shot dead after he stabbed an IDF soldier at the Gush Etzion Junction in the West Bank. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

The West Bank. An IDF reservist was wounded in a Palestinian stabbing attack in the area on Tuesday. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

A soldier serving in reserve duty was lightly wounded Tuesday morning in a stabbing attack at the Gush Etzion Junction in the West Bank. The Palestinian assailant was shot and killed at the scene.

At about 8:50 a.m. first-responders received a call saying a man aged 34 had been stabbed. Magen David Adom ambulance services arrived at the site and treated the man before evacuating him to the Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem.

Read full story at Haaretz.

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