jerusalem - Israeli soldiers have shot dead Monday in the West Bank, a Palestinian and a second captured. The soldiers approached the two at a gas station next to a checkpoint. One of the Palestinians pulled a knife and then tried one of the soldiers stabbing them. The man was shot and died on the spot from his injuries.
Last month, an estimated 67 Palestinian youth killed by Israeli gunfire. Most were involved in stabbings and anti-Israel Demonstrations. Eleven Israelis were killed.