IDF says troops searching for Kiryat Arba stabber

An IDF statement says troops are searching the area for the attacker following the Kiryat Arba stabbing attack.

The statement identifies the attacker as a Palestinian. No other details are given.

“Initial reports indicate a Palestinian assailant stabbed a civilian near Kiryat Arba. The attacker fled the scene. Forces are searching the area. The civilian was severely wounded and is now being evacuated for emergency medical care,” reads the statement.

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