Israeli woman, soldier killed as violence escalates

  • Two people, a woman and a soldier, have been killed in knife attacks by Palestinians as violence escalates in Israel, according to media reports.

    The attacks took place in the occupied West Bank and Tel Aviv.

    In the first attack in Israel’s commercial hub, Tel Aviv, a Palestinian teenager stabbed a 20-year-old soldier, fatally wounding him.

    In the second attack near Alon Shvut, an Israeli settlement, 30-year-old Maher Hashalamun reportedly drove his car into a shelter and then stabbed three people, killing a woman.


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