Two Jewish settlers were wounded in a stabbing attack by unidentified Palestinians in the West Bank on Wednesday, Palestinian sources said.
The Palestinian attackers approached to the two settlers who were walking home near the Jewish settlement of Gush Etzion between the West Bank cities of Hebron and Bethlehem, and stabbed them with knives, said the sources.
The two Israelis were slightly wounded and the Palestinians fled the scene after the attack, the sources added.
Israeli ambulances and army vehicles rushed immediately to the scene and transported the wounded to hospital, Israel Radio reported, adding that Israeli troops and police had started inspections into the area and nearby villages.
No Palestinian group has claimed responsibility for the attack yet.