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Following the fatal Thursday night stabbing attack in Yishuv Adam, which claimed the life of 31-year-old Yotam Ovadia HY”D from Adam, and left two others wounded, IDF troops on motzei Shabbos operated in the PA (Palestine Authority) village from which the terrorist came from, Kubar. The terrorist, 17, was short dead at the attack site.
IDF forces operated with Shin Bet agents and border police, entering Kubar and entering homes, confiscating terrorist funds and inciteful material.
The residents became violent and began throwing rocks and bottles at soldiers, as well as burning tires to block them.
IDF troops taking part in counter-terrorism operations in areas of Yehuda and Shomron on motzei Shabbos arrested seven PA residents suspected of participating in acts of terrorism or violent confrontations with security forces.
B’chasdei Hashem there are no reports of injuries among security forces.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem / Photo Credit: IDF Spokesman Unit)