The IDF arrested two Palestinian relatives from the West Bank city of El-Bireh
on Tuesday morning in connection with Saturday night’s infiltration of the
adjacent West Bank settlement Psagot, an attack that left nine-year-old Noam
Glick lightly wounded.
Security services suspect that one of the men
planned and executed the attack, while the other assisted.
just past 9 p.m., a masked man cut through both a ring of barbed wire and a
steel chain fence surrounding Psagot. He then ran up a rocky hilltop and entered
the back porch of the Glick family home just as Noam was returning from a Bnei
According to Glick’s father, Israel, the man shot his
daughter from a meter away, hitting her in the shoulder.
She was taken by
ambulance to Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem and was released on
Israel Glick told reporters on Sunday that it was a miracle that
his daughter had survived the attack with such a light wound.
night, he told The Jerusalem Post that her friends and neighbors had warmly
welcomed her home in the afternoon.