IDF said Thursday that it thwarted an attack adjacent to the village of Malik near Ramallah in the West Bank.
According to IDF, "a number of assailants" were preparing to throw Molotov cocktails towards the village, but the Israeli troops spotted it and fired at them, and the hits were identified.
Our soldiers just thwarted an attack adjacent to the village of Malik, northwest of Ramallah.— Israel Defense Forces (@IDF) September 23, 2020
IDF troops spotted a number of assailants preparing to hurl Molotov cocktails and fired toward them. Hits were identified.
In early September, IDF said that its soldier was lightly injuried in a car-ramming incident in the Palestinian city of Nablus, located in the northern West Bank. According to the Israeli military, the attacker was apprehended and "neutralized".