In a communique published 4 November, the Israeli defence forces (IDF) announced that a Palestinian, armed with a gun, tried to open fire targeting Israeli soldiers that were in a military post at the southern exit of the city of Nablus on the same day.
The attacker was shot dead by the Israeli military, according to the same source.
No Israeli soldiers was injured.
According to security Palestinian sources, the alleged attacker was a captain ‘in a Palestinian security service’.
Security reinforcement has been made. Ongoing violence is to be anticipated.