IDF, suspecting threat, shoots Palestinian in West Bank

December 12, 2017 16:38
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IDF forces shot a Palestinian after he approached Israeli soldiers near Ariel in the West Bank Tuesday and reached into his pocket for what appeared to be a knife, according to the IDF Spokesperson's Unit.

He was wounded and treated by an IDF force before being evacuated to the hospital.The suspect is one of a number of Palestinians suspected of attempting to hit a fence near Ariel Tuesday.

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