Two Israeli Police Officers Injured in Suspected Palestinian Terrorist Car Ramming Attack

Israeli border policemen stand guard at a bus stop in the east Jerusalem Jewish settlement of Armon Hanatsiv, adjacent to the Palestinian neighbourhood of Jabal Mukaber, on October 18 2015.
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The Times of Israel reports: Two Border Police officers were injured early Tuesday evening in a suspected vehicle-ramming attack in the northern West Bank, according to preliminary reports.

The two injured officers, reportedly one male and one female, were said to be in moderate condition. Helicopters have been dispatched to take them to hospital.

The incident occurred at a temporary checkpoint near Arab village of Jalame and the Gilboa Crossing between the northern West Bank and Israel, just south of Afula. The vehicle that hit the two was apparently a motorcycle.

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