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June 9, 2023
Israeli man killed in shooting as West Bank violence continues
(JTA) — An Israeli man was killed in a terror attack on Tuesday in the northern West Bank, the latest in a string of violent incidents in the territory this year.
The Israel was identified as Meir Tamari, 32, a resident of the nearby settlement of Hermesh. He was shot while driving on a road close to the settlement and was treated by medics before his death was confirmed. Israeli forces have closed off roads in the area in order to find the attacker.
The Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade claimed responsibility for the attack. The brigad...