Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldiers, shot dead: army

Israeli soldiers at the site of a stabbing attack by a Palestinian near the city of Hebron on July 18, 2016A Palestinian armed with a knife charged at Israeli soldiers on the outskirts of the city of Nablus in the occupied West Bank on Sunday and was shot dead, the Israeli army said. The Palestinian health ministry identified the person killed as Rami Awartani, 31. A wave of such incidents began in October, part of violence since that time that has killed at least 219 Palestinians, 34 Israelis, two Americans, an Eritrean and a Sudanese.

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