Terrorist Shot During Attempted Gush Etzion Stabbing Attack

YERUSHALAYIM -
Israeli security forces near the scene of an attempted stabbing attack at the Gush Eztion junction on Monday. (Gershon Elinson/Flash90)

A terrorist on Monday morning attempted to stab Israelis waiting at a bus stop at the Gush Etzion junction, south of Yerushalayim.

IDF soldiers securing the site shot and injured the terrorist.

B’chasdei Shamayim, no Israelis were harmed in the attack. The terrorist was evacuated by an IDF ambulance to a Yerushalayim hospital in critical condition.

He was reportedly armed with a screwdriver.

The Gush Etzion junction has been the scene of multiple terror attacks.