‘An Israeli man has stabbed four Palestinians in Dimona in the Negev desert, reports say.

The attack took place in Dimona, located in the south of the occupied Palestinian territories, on Friday, the Palestinian Ma’an News Agency reported.

The assailant, who has been detained, first attacked a 35-year-old Bedouin laborer before fleeing the scene and stabbing another three Palestinian workers, all reported to be in their 50s, according to the report.

Also on Friday, a Palestinian was shot dead by Israeli police at a gateway to the city of al-Khalil (Hebron) in the southern West Bank.’

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