Security forces seize knife-wielding Palestinian outside IDF base

Suspect heard shouting "Allahu akhbar" while brandishing knife, Palestinian flag near military post in West Bank.

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June 3, 2014 20:48
IDF soldiers arrest a Palestinian man [file].

IDF soldiers arrest Palestinian 370. (photo credit: REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman)

 
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A Palestinian carrying a knife was arrested on Tuesday outside of an IDF base in the Binyamin region of the West Bank.

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The suspect was heard shouting "Allahu akhbar" ("God is great") while brandishing a knife and a Palestinian flag.

Security forces arrived on the scene and took him into custody.

No injuries were caused to the IDF forces or the suspect.
 

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