A Palestinian tried to grab weapons and fighters crossing the Allenby sacked

גשר אלנבי. צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

The Palestinian, a resident of Nablus, trying to strangle a soldier after being shot in the legs. The Battalion Commander: “the Warriors acted on prior”

תאריך: 10/03/2014, 16:10    
מחבר: דנה פטרוב, אתר צה”ל

Palestinians tried this morning (Monday) to grab a soldier’s rifle regiment stationed chemical aid Allenby crossing, and shot by another soldier from the battalion secured the area. The Palestinian, a resident of Nablus during the thirties, arrived at the border with Jordan on a bus and tried to attack a soldier while awaiting the completion of the inspection.

The soldier triggered a suspect first shot two balls toward the bottom of the torso. The assailant continued to try to strangle the kidnap weapon and shot the soldiers reacted towards his torso, killing him. “The passengers were waiting outside the bus during the test, then the attacker pounced on one of them and I already read” restore the battalion commander, Lt. Col. raanan Ben-Yaakov. “The fighters worked well and according to the procedures, including a procedure for apprehending suspects.

The chemical battalion confront the event is months in the course of an employment in the Valley, which is manning the Allenby crossing. The move serves as a central axis to move Israel Jordan territory, residents and passing him thousands.

Translated from Hebrew