Attempted Shooting Attack At IDF Soldiers, 2 Islamic Jihad Terrorists Eliminated

Illustrative. IDF special forces operate in Jenin. (IDF spokesperson)

Arab terrorists opened fire from a passing vehicle at IDF soldiers who were carrying out a counterterrorism operation near the village of Jaba, south of Jenin overnight Friday.

The soldiers returned fire and two Islamic Jihad terrorists were killed in the ensuing gun battle.

B’Chasdei Hashem, there were no injuries to IDF soldiers.

The soldiers found an M-16 rifle in the vehicle.

(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)