Palestinian man shot at checkpoint had pipe bomb

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 8, 2011 13:00

The Palestinian who was shot and seriously injured at the Bekaot checkpoint on Saturday carried a pipe bomb on his body.

According to eyewitnesses, the Palestinian got out of a taxi and approached the checkpoint while yelling "Allahu Akbar."  In response, the soldiers opened fire at him, Army radio reported.


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