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A shooting attack was carried out toward a vehicle and a bus near the city of Nablus this morning. The driver of the vehicle was lightly injured and evacuated for medical assistance. IDF troops are currently searching the area for the suspects.
A violent wave of terror has hit Israel this year. We have responded—and will continue to respond—to protect our people from this deadly threat. Here are the numbers:
Our soldiers wish you an easy fast and a meaningful Yom Kippur. May we all take time to reflect on the past year and look forward to what comes next.
3 shooting attacks in the last 2 days alone. This time, armed assailants targeted our soldiers near the town of Beita. Our troops responded with live fire and are now conducting searches in the area. We will continue operating to fight violent terrorism.
Moments ago, IDF fighter jets struck a 14-story building in southern Gaza, which housed Hamas military intelligence offices & infrastructure used to communicate tactical-military information. We warned civilians in the building & provided them sufficient time to evacuate.
44 years ago, the IDF carried out its most daring mission of all time. This is Operation Entebbe: