A masked individual armed with a knife attempted to enter the town of Ofra in northern Samaria on Tuesday. The suspect fled after being fired on by Israeli security forces.
Tensions in Judea and Samaria are extremely high since the Oct. 7 massacre. Binyamin Regional Council head Israel Gantz issued a stark warning: ‘No one dares to approach our settlements. Whoever does this will be shot with the aim of killing.’
Though Israel is fighting a major war right now, there is still an ongoing war being fought for the daily safety and security of the residents in Judea and Samaria.