Palestinian killed in ‘kitchen knife attack’ on a police officer

According to police, a Palestinian who attacked an Israeli police officer with a kitchen knife has been shot dead.
Palestinian killed in 'kitchen knife attack' on a police officer
Israeli police officers patrol Tel Aviv on April 8 (AFP)


According to police, a Palestinian who attacked an Israeli police officer with a kitchen knife has been shot dead.

According to police, the incident took place when an officer became suspicious of a man during a search, and “the assailant pulled out a knife and attacked the officer.”

According to the news agency, the police added that the police said immediately, shot the person and shot the person, resulting the suspects on the spot. ‘

Police said that the policeman has been shifted to the hospital with minor injuries. Police also said the attacker was around 40 years old.

The attack comes at a time when violence between Israelis and Palestinians has once again escalated.

Fourteen people have been killed in four shootings since March this year, including several stabbings in Israeli cities. Meanwhile, Israeli security forces have killed 15 Palestinians.

Earlier in the day, two Palestinian women were killed and a Palestinian was wounded by Israeli troops in the occupied West Bank.

According to Arab News, a woman was killed in Israeli firing in the southern region of Hassan in the occupied West Bank. According to eyewitnesses, Israeli soldiers shot dead a woman named Ghadir Sabteen at Hassan’s checkpoint. Ghadir was the mother of six children and a widow.

The incidents come after Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett instructed Israeli officials to take an “aggressive” stance.

Palestinian Prime Minister Mohamed Ishtia has also condemned “Israeli crimes” and blamed the Israeli government for the consequences.

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