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Female Terrorist Attacks IDF Soldiers

Female terrorist attempts to stab IDF soldiers, June 2, 2016 (Photo: Jerusalem Post/courtesy)

A terrorist stabbing was thwarted at a West Bank military post today. The Jerusalem Post reports that a female terrorist attempted to attack IDF soldiers before being neutralized:

The IDF said that the knife-wielding Palestinian woman arrived at a military post near the Palestinian town of Anabta, where she tried attacking nearby troops. The soldiers reportedly left their guard post and initially tried apprehending the woman before firing shots at her.

There were no injuries among the Israelis.

While the frequency of lone-wolf violence that plagued Israel in recent months has simmered down, sporadic attacks continue to occur.

Earlier in the week, a Palestinian teenager stabbed and lightly wounded a soldier in Tel Aviv in what police and the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) were investigating as a likely terrorist attack...

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