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Two IDF Soldiers Wounded in Checkpoint Shooting

West Bank checkpoint (Photo: flickr/tonykanephotography)

As Israel entered Shabbat, the terror she faces did not fade. Arutz Sheva's Elad Benari reports that two IDF soldiers were shot and wounded in an attack at a West Bank checkpoint:

Two IDF soldiers were wounded on Friday night (Israel time) in a shooting attack on a military checkpoint on Route 443, near Beit Horon in the Binyamin region.

Initial reports say a Palestinian Arab terrorist arrived at the checkpoint and opened fire from his vehicle before fleeing the scene.

One of the soldiers was lightly-to-moderately injured and the second was lightly injured. They were taken to the Shaarei Tzedek Hospital in Jerusalem.

Security forces are searching for the terrorist.

Tags: Terrorism

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