DEBKAfile was founded by a team of journalists in June 2000 as an independent Internet Web site, providing an intelligence and security news service. March 6, 2017, 8:17 AM (IDT)
Gunfire on an elite Israeli police force in Betunya outside Ramallah developed into a two-hour firefight in which the shooter who was barricaded in a house was shot dead early Monday. He was wanted for plotting a terrorist attack against Israelis. Two guns were found in his home, an M-16 and a Carl Gustav submachine gun. Two Palestinians were injured in the ensuing disturbance. No Israeli casualties.
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