An 18-year-old Palestinian terrorist was shot and killed by IDF soldiers on Monday after crossing the separation barrier and trying to stab a soldier. near the settlement of Sal'it near Tulkarm.
The soldiers were sent near the settlement of Sal'it near Tulkarm. after an alert that someone had crossed the barrier there. While carrying out a search in the area they spotted a Palestinian in the bushes and approached him to arrest him. When he pulled out a knife and to stab one of the soldiers, the soldiers shot and killed him.
The terrorist, Ahmed Tuba, a resident of Jamal in the West Bank, had no previous security record.
On Sunday, three IDF soldiers were wounded in a shooting attack at a checkpoint south of the settlement of Beit El in the Samaria region of the West Bank.
The terrorist, Amjad a-Sukari, 34, from Jamma'in, was part of the Palestinian security forces and worked as the driver for the Palestinian attorney general Ahmad Hanoun in Ramallah
A-Sukari arrived at the checkpoint by car from the direction of Ramallah and was shot dead by IDF troops at the checkpoint.