TERROR: 2 Israelis Injured In Latest Chevron Stabbing; Assailant Killed


chevron stabbingTwo Israelis were stabbed in the West Bank city of Chevron today, sustaining moderate and light injuries respectively.

The terrorist was shot and killed by security forces, according to initial reports.

A photo from the scene shows one of the victims in IDF uniform. The army later confirmed that one of the victims was a soldier and the other a civilian. The latter — who was lightly injured after he was stabbed in the leg — was identified as the son of former Jewish Home MK Orit Strock.

The soldier sustained multiple wounds to his his upper body, according to the Magen David Adom emergency service.

The two Israelis, both in their 20s, were evacuated to Yerushalayim for medical treatment.

The attack occurred at the entrance to the Beit Hadassah building in the city’s Jewish enclave.

Read more at Times of Israel.

{Matzav.com Israel}