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Car ramming shakes Tel Aviv as Israeli raid on Jenin enters second day

By Shira Rubin and Hazem Balousha

04 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

informed Summary

  1. A Palestinian man, identified as a member of Hamas, rammed a car into a crowd at a bus stop in Tel Aviv on Tuesday, injuring eight people. He then stabbed two people before being shot dead by an armed civilian.

TEL AVIV - A Palestinian man rammed a pickup truck into a crowd of people at a bus stop in northern Tel Aviv on Tuesday, injuring eight as Israel’s largest military operation in the occupied West Bank in two decades entered into its second day.

The assailant, described by the militant Islamist group Hamas as one of its members, hit passersby with his vehicle before exiting and stabbing two people, according to a statement by Israeli police. He was then shot dead by an armed civilian in the area.

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