IDF soldier attacked during operational activity near Hebron

The soldier returned fire towards the Palestinian attacker, injuring the terrorist and killing an additional Palestinian. The solider was rushed to a nearby hospital

Date: 03/08/2012, 5:47 PM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

An IDF (Zahal) soldier was injured as a result of a knife attack executed by a Palestinian during operational activity a short while ago (Thursday), south of Hebron. The soldier returned fire towards the attacker. As a result of the fire the Palestinian attacker was injured and an additional Palestinian was killed. 

The soldier was evacuated by IDF (Zahal) forces to the nearby hospital, Hadassah Ein Karem. The incident is currently under investigation.