Thursday, December 10, 2015
Four Israeli soldiers wounded in car-ramming attack
Four Israeli soldiers were wounded in a car-ramming attack at the Beit Arye junction, near the settlemenet of Ofarim, in the West Bank on Thursday afternoon.One of them was critically wounded and another three were moderately and lightly wounded.They were evacuated to Beilinson Hospital in Petah Tikva. All four are in their 20s, according to Magen David Adom paramedics at the scene.
According to the police, a black Isuzu vehicle rammed into the four between the Palestinian village of Al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya and the Israeli settlement of Beit Aryeh-Ofarim.The car was later found abandoned in the village of Rantis.
On Wednesday, a Palestinian, Abdel-Rahman Maswara, was shot dead after carrying out a stabbing in the southern West Bank's Hebron city, during which two Israelis were injured.
Later that evening, a former member of a Jewish terror group and his wife were shot and injured in a drive-by shooting near Tulkarem in the northern occupied West Bank. Shaul Nir, a former member of the Jewish Underground, a group which carried out a string of terror attacks in the 1980s, was seriously to moderately wounded in the shooting near Tulkarem, and his wife, Rachel Nir was lightly wounded.