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PA claims Israel fabricates Palestinian stabbings - despite video of attack

Official PA TV News reporter: "The sight of the many [Palestinian] citizens passing through the checkpoints without hesitation or fear did not please the most extreme settler leaders… Accordingly, the occupation leaders' orders were to create a scenario of stabbing operations (i.e., terror attacks), which the [Israeli] soldiers did not prepare well, because the [Palestinian] activists have documented several soldiers' attempts to place the knife on the ground."

Tag: Footage of stabbing attack the day before

The attempted stabbing seen in the video happened at the Cave of the Patriarchs checkpoint . A Palestinian terrorist attempted to smuggle a knife into the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron on Feb. 17, 2020. When an Israeli Arab border policeman at the checkpoint became suspicious and asked to check him more carefully, the terrorist attempted to stab the border policeman. The attack was thwarted by border policemen and the terrorist was arrested.

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