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IDF Kills PA Terrorist at Allenby Bridge Crossing

The old, wood Allenby Bridge, which is adjacent to the new, paved bridge.

The old, wood Allenby Bridge, which is adjacent to the new, paved bridge.
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On Monday morning, a Palestinian Authority Arab tried to grab a gun from an IDF soldier, while yelling “Alahu Ahkbar”, near the terminal at the Allenby Bridge. IDF soldiers, from the Engineering corps, shot and killed the terrorist, according to Galei Tzahal.

The crossing has been temporarily closed following the attack.

The terrorist was identified as Raed Za’eiter (38), formerly of Shechem (Nablus). The Palestinian Authority Prime Minister said that Za’eiter worked as a civil court judge in Jordan.

The Allenby Bridge is the primary land-crossing point between Israel and Jordan. It was first built in 1885 by the Ottomans, rebuilt in 1918, destroyed in 1946, rebuilt again in 1968 (the wood bridge pictured above), and then finally a modern bridge was built adjacent to the wood bridge in the 1990s.

Modern Allenby Bridge

The bridge is also called the King Hussein Bridge.

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13 Responses to “IDF Kills PA Terrorist at Allenby Bridge Crossing”

  1. These terrorist are just dying to see Allah "Satan.Glad no one was hurt and my prayers go out to the Israeli people.

  2. Stay frosty troops! Be ready for anything. Never turn your back to the enemy.

  3. Jean Perles says:

    Palestinian State? Forget It………….
    ….we cannot occupy our own Land! JUDEE,SAMARIA,
    PART INDIVISIBLE OF ISRAEL
    JUDEE,SAMARIA,
    PART INDIVISIBLE OF ISRAEL
    THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A PALESTINIAN PEOPLE! THEY HAVE NO RIGHTS TO THE HOMELAND OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE »
    JERUSALEM, CAPITAL INDIVISIBLE DE L’ETAT JUIF D’ISRAEL

  4. Steve Brown says:

    Specifically, what part of it is a lie ?

  5. great going idf. you all need to drive them from your god given land once and for all like the torah says. you all are the army of the true and liveing god the god of israel. amen.

  6. Run Guo says:

    Yes, I agree, Buthayna Hammad was never born, she never existed, ,just like the state Palestine or Palestinian.. A woman in pa clothing, speaking pa nonsense, and using primitive uncivilized descriptive word. She lives in a zoo? I believe that is the place for Israel hater like her.

  7. George Eini says:

    Ms Hammad

  8. George Eini says:

    Having lived as a Jew in an Arab country I am not shocked by your racist Antisemitic comments and lies.

  9. George Eini says:

    Maybe Israel should ask the Arabs on how to treat civilians? Maybe your Syrian brothers can train Israeli soldiers to behave in a more "civilised fashion."

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