Jewish Man Stabbed in West Bank in Sixth Attack Since Wednesday

Palestinian assailant in Kiryat Arba terror attack reportedly escapes.

Hatzalah West Bank

A Jewish man was stabbed Thursday afternoon in the West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba, in the third such attack that day and the sixth since the previous morning.

At about 3:50 PM, a Palestinian stabbed an Israeli in the settlement, located near the Hebron Hills, before escaping, according to Channel 2 News.

Magen David Adom first responders arrived at the site and treated the victim, said to be a man aged about 25, who was seriously wounded. MDA planned on evacuating the victim to hospital shortly thereafter, Channel 2 added.

The incident marked the third stabbing attack that day.

Shortly after noon, two people were wounded in a Jerusalem stabbing attack, and at about 3 PM four were wounded in an attack in Tel Aviv.