IOF severely assault Palestinian, claim he tried to stab soldier

PNN/ Hebron/

A Palestinian youth on Sunday evening suffered moderate wounds after Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) assaulted him near a military checkpoint east of Hebron.

They claimed that the youth, still unidentified, was assaulted for carrying a knife and intending to attack a soldier near Giv’at Avot settlement near Hebron, before IOF opened fire on him.

Israeli media said that the guy was arrested and moved from the spot by an Israeli ambulance. The soldier did sustain any injuries.