An Arab assailant was shot and killed by an IDF soldiers on Monday morning, 8 Adar II at the Allenby Bridge Crossing. According to the limited information available, the assailant tried to grab a weapon from a soldier stationed at the crossing between the Jordan Valley Road area of Israel and Jordan.
B’chasdei Hashem there are no injuries among Israeli security officials. The crossing area is closed at this time following the fatal shooting.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)