IDF soldiers from the new Multi-Dimensional Unit conduct a training exercise in July 2020. (IDF Spokesperson)

Alert IDF soldiers thwarted an attempted shooting attack from a passing vehicle near Shechem (Nablus) in Samaria.

IDF troops stationed south of Shechem prevented a shooting attack coming from a passing vehicle.

The terrorist, identified as Balal Adnan Rawajba, served in the Palestinian Authority’s security services.

According to IDF sources, the weapon used in the attack was given to Rawajba by the Palestinian Authority.