Lapid on shootout: 'PA officer's involvement takes things to a new level'

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 Lapid on gunfight: "PA officer's involvement brings the situation to a new level

Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid spoke about the shootout in Samaria, during which IDF Major Bar Falah was killed.

About this “Harutz Sheva” reports.

“On behalf of the government and the entire State of Israel, we bow our heads at the death of Major Bar Falah, Israeli hero, deputy commander of the intelligence unit of the Nahal Brigade, who was killed last night in a confrontation with terrorists. He was killed when he and his soldiers heroically confronted and neutralized the terrorists. We express our condolences to his parents, his partner, his family and his friends,” Lapid said.

The Prime Minister stressed, “One of the terrorists killed was a Palestinian Authority intelligence officer. This takes the situation to a new level. We will not hesitate to act in any place where the Palestinian Authority does not maintain order. The Israel Defense Forces and the Shin Bet are ready for any scenario to keep terrorism from rearing its head. They are ready on all fronts along with the Israeli police. Israel will deal a decisive blow against anyone who tries to harm it.

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