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    Palestinian Stabs Israeli Soldier in West Bank

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    Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Standoff Continues (463)

    An Israeli soldier was stabbed on Saturday near the Tel Rumeda neighborhood in the West Bank city of Hebron by a Palestinian attacker, The Jerusalem Post reported.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — According to Israeli newspaper, the soldier was lightly injured. The attacker was killed by other soldiers on the scene, according to the media outlet.

    Over the past 24 hours, the Israeli Defense Forces reported about three terrorist attacks carried out by the Palestinians in Hebron, In particular, three civilians sustained injures in a car ramming attack on a civilian bus stop in the city on Friday.

    Palestinians seek diplomatic recognition for their independent state on the territories of the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, which is partially occupied by Israel, and the Gaza Strip. Israel has been building settlements on the occupied territories despite objection from the United Nations.

    Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Standoff Continues (463)


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