WEST BANK (Dispatches) – Zionist troops have arrested a Palestinian woman after an allegedly attempted stabbing attack in the city of al-Khalil in the southwestern part of the West Bank, the police said on Twitter.
"Border police officers arrested the woman near the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron, who tried to attack the officers with a knife. She was arrested at the scene,” the statement said.
Nobody was reportedly injured as a result of the incident.
The news comes as Zionist troops jointly with officers from the Shin Bet arrested five Palestinians during overnight raids across the West Bank. The military also claimed a vast number of weapons seized during the day.
The Zionist military regularly opens fatal fire on Palestinians, accusing them of seeking to attack its personnel.
Human rights groups have repeatedly slammed the Tel Aviv regime for its shoot-to-kill policy as a large number of the Palestinians killed at the scene of attacks did not pose any serious threat.
Zionist troops have on numerous occasions been caught on camera brutally killing Palestinians, with the videos going viral online and sparking worldwide condemnation.
The latest incidents comes after the Zionist regime’s violent attack on the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in the occupied Old City of East al-Quds following Eid al-Adha prayers.