IDF confirms Palestinian shot dead near Jenin while carrying out attack

The IDF confirms reports of a clash between Palestinians and Israeli troops in the northern West Bank.

According to the military, two Palestinian men threw an explosive device at soldiers guarding the Jalameh Crossing near Jenin.

In response, the servicemen opened fire at the assailants, killing one of them and injuring the second.

No IDF soldiers were injured in the altercation, the army says.

— Judah Ari Gross

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