Israel police thwart stabbing attack near Tomb of the Patriarchs

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 20, 2017 16:46
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Israeli border police arrested a Palestinian man armed with a knife Wednesday, in the second thwarted stabbing attack of the day, according to the Police Spokesperson's Unit.

The man was arrested after undergoing a metal detector test and, when caught, drawing the knife at the soldiers at a checkpoint near the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron.



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