Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead: army




 
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Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead: army
 
November 25th, 2015  
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Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier and is shot dead: army
By Dan Williams JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A Palestinian stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli soldier on Wednesday and was shot dead by troops, the army and a hospital official said, a day after a visit by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to explore how to end eight weeks of violence. The attack occurred in the Israeli-occupied West Bank at a road junction near a cluster of Palestinian villages and Jewish settlements. Israeli media reported later that a top military officer said senior ministers should consider easing certain measures for Palestinians to reduce tensions, such as arming security forces and giving them armored vehicles to quell the violence.




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