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Posts Tagged ‘Kedumim’

1 Injured in Drive-by Shooting Terror Attack Near Kedumim

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

At least five shots were fired at an Israeli vehicle in a drive-by terror attack from a passing vehicle near the Jewish community of Kedumim early Sunday afternoon, according to the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit.

The attack took place near the Jit Junction. The driver, a man age 46, miraculously was only lightly wounded with a gunshot wound to his hand. The terrorists escaped; they were seen to be driving on into territory controlled solely by the Palestinian Authority, Israel Radio reported.

Emergency medical teams treated the victim in Kedumim, where he managed to drive himself to safety, before taking him to nearby Meir Medical Center in Kfar Saba.

IDF forces are searching for the attackers.

An IDF soldier was struck by a car late Saturday night and injured in what is believed to be another vehicle terror attack, this one carried out near Hebron in Judea.

Aftermath of the Palestinian Authority shooting attack  in Samaria on Sunday.

Aftermath of the Palestinian Authority shooting attack in Samaria on Sunday.

Hana Levi Julian

Israel Police Stop Arab Truck Theft at Samaria Town of Kedumim

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Israel Police put the brakes on Palestinian Authority Arabs who initially appeared to be attempting an attack near the West Bank community of Kedumim on Wednesday night.

The Arabs were driving a stolen truck through a police checkpoint at the entrance to the community, located in northern Samaria along Highway 55. The truck was being tracked by GPS via a system installed by an anti-theft security firm.

The driver rammed the truck into several other vehicles and then smashed its way past the security checkpoint, as the thieves attempted to escape police.

No shots were fired, according to police officials, who said a few people suffered minor injuries.

Hana Levi Julian

Arabs Using Airguns

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Arabs shot into Beit Hadassah in Hebron on Tuesday evening with an air gun. There were no injuries in the attack.

On Tuesday morning, a resident of Kedumim was shot in the face with an air gun, and lightly injured.

In Hebron, the residents are starting to prepare to host the many thousands of visitors expected for Shabbat Chayei Sarah, in a week and a half.

Jewish Press News Briefs

Terror on the Roads: Second Shomron Shooting Attack in 24 Hours

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Moments ago a second shooting attack occurred in the Shomron, in Hawara on Highway 60, between Tapuach Junction and Har Bracha.

There were no injuries, but police identified multiple bullet hits on the armored bus.

Last night’s attack occurred at the Jitt Junction on Highway 55, east of Kedumim, when Arab gunman opened fire on an IDF patrol. No injuries were reported.

Jewish Press News Briefs

IDF Thwarts Terror Attack at Checkpoint

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

Israeli reserve soldiers prevented a major terrorist attack in Sunday by arresting a Palestinian Authority terrorist at the checkpoint immediately west of Kfar Saba, north of Tel Aviv. The highway to the checkpoint is the main artery for Ginot and Karnei Shomron and Kedumim,

The terrorist was caught with an improvised firearm, ammunition and a map of the crossing. He intended to commit a terror attack at the crossing.

The reservists patrolling the checkpoint spotted the terrorist’s suspicious behavior and arrested him before he could carry out the intended attack.

Jewish Press News Briefs

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