Itongadol.- An Israeli civilian was lightly injured after being stabbed with a knife by a Palestinian woman near the Gush Etzion junction.
Security forces at at the military post opened fire at the attacker, shooting and injuring her. The attacker has been taken to the Hadassah University Medical Center in Ein Kerem for medical treatment.
Magen David Adom paramedics provided treatment to an Israeli civilian who did not require hospitalization
The 20-year-old Palestinian who was shot is in serious condition, a paramedic said.
The IDF closed off the area and was searching for the vehicle that dropped off the attacker at the junction.