The Palestinian news Agency Maan reported that the attack at the crossroads of gush Etzion was executed 26-year-old school teacher Mamdouh Amar.
Radio station «Sieves Beth» reported that the terrorist lived in the village of Dura (South of Hebron) and taught children math.
Mamdouh Omar, attacked with knife Israelis, was neutralized civilian and military personnel. He received injuries of moderate severity.
The terrorist gunman seriously wounded a 30-year-old captain in the IDF reserve service Eliava Gelman, he later died of his wounds in hospital.