Tag Archive for Tapuach Junction

Israel Border Police neutralize 2 knife yielding Palestinian terrorists

Sharp reflexes of Israel’s Border Police successfully thwart what could have been a fatal tragedy, by neutralizing 2 armed Palestinian terrorists trying to stab security personal.
– Samaria Regional Council head, “Terror will not break us.”



Border police thwarted at attempted stabbing attack against their forces at the Tapuach junction in the Samaria region of the West Bank on Tuesday afternoon.

An officer in an observation post noted two suspicious looking Palestinian men in the area of a bus station at the junction, according to police.

Palestinian terrorist (with knife between legs) neutralized by border police at the Tapuach junction in the West Bank, 23 Jan 2018.

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Palestinian Throwing Rocks on Passing Israeli Cars Shot Dead by IDF

IDF Spokesperson’s Unit says procedure requires investigation after soldiers shoot Palestinian on Monday, throwing stones at traveling cars in West Bank.

By Yoav Zitun



A Palestinian was killed on Monday by IDF fire near the settlement of Kfar Tapuach in the West Bank. The IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said that IDF forces observed Palestinians hurling rocks at the road and proceeded to apprehend the suspects, during which one of the stone throwers was shot.

Tapuach Junction – Archive photo: Ido Erez

He received an emergency treatment by the IDF, but later succumbed to his wounds. IDF officials said that an official Military Police investigation has been launched.

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Magav Police Thwart Terrorist Attack in Samaria


Border Patrol (Magav) reveals dramatic details of Samaria terror attempt, & how officers who neutralized 2 terrorists in hand-to-hand combat, after one ‘Pulled a Gun’ on them.

By Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar


Border Patrol officer First Sgt. Almog Ohana, commander of the checkpoint at Kfar Tapuach in Samaria, revealed on Thursday how his forces managed to subdue two Arab terrorists earlier in the day as they tried to conduct a terror attack at Tapuach Junction.

Border Patrol officers at Tapuach Junction – Police Spokesperson Unit

The two Arab youths in their twenties arrived at the bus station adjacent to the checkpoint from the direction of Shechem (Nablus), reports Ohana, noting he sent two troops to check the pair. Continue Reading »

Arab Terrorist Shot Dead After Opening Fire on Israel Border Police

An Arab terrorist opened fire towards Border Guard policemen at the Tapuach Junction in Samaria. Return fire killed the terrorist on the spot.

By Elad Benari


A terrorist opened fire on Monday night towards Border Police soldiers who were stationed at the Tapuach Junction in Samaria, near the city of Ariel.

Tapuach Junction (archive)

Tapuach Junction (archive) – Ichud Hatzalah Shomron

The policemen returned fire and killed the terrorist. One soldier was lightly wounded in the incident and was treated at the scene by army medics.

Monday night’s attack comes just three days after security forces apprehended an Arab terrorist wearing a bomb belt at the same location. Continue Reading »