Israeli Soldier And Woman Are Killed In Two Separate Stabbings
Updated: An Israel Defense Forces soldier died after he was stabbed in what police said was a terror attack. Within hours, a young woman was stabbed to death in West Bank.
The Israeli solider succumbed to his wounds hours after being repeatedly stabbed in Tel Aviv, Haaretz reported.
Within hours of the knife attack in Tel Aviv, a young Israeli woman was stabbed to death in the West Bank, the BBC reported.
The incident occurred at the West Bank settlement of Alon Shvut on Monday, Haaretz reported.
Two others were also injured in the attack.
The assailant was shot by a guard at the settlement and he is reportedly in serious condition. Earlier reports indicated he had been killed.
A 20-year-old Israeli soldier was stabbed in Tel Aviv on Monday in what police are describing as a terror attack, CNN reported.
The alleged attacker was a Palestinian man who is being held by police for questioning, according to reports.
Police said the Palestinian man repeatedly stabbed the soldier in an assault that was apparently politically motivated, Reuters reported.