JERUSALEM, October 14 (Hfrance.fr) - Israeli soldiers on Thursday shot dead a Palestinian who was throwing bombsarsonists on cars near a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, the army said. The Palestinian liaison office confirmed that the The man had been killed and another Palestinian had been arrested by the troops. He did not provide any further details. The military wrote on Twitter that the two suspects threw a firebomb on a road leading to an Israeli settlement bloc near the Palestinian city of Bethlehem, endangering drivers. Soldiers nearby acted to thwart the threat the army said, and opened fire on the two men. One was injured and received medical treatment on the spot but succumbed to his injuries, the army said. The other man was arrested. Israel captured the West Bank in the 1967 Middle East War, along with the G-Bandaza and East Jerusalem. The Palestinians want these territories for an independent state. US-brokered peace talks between the parties collapsed in 2014. Reporting by Maayan Lubell in Jerusalem and Nidal al-Mugrabi in Gaza; edited by Jonathan Oatis Our standards: Thomson Hfrance.fr's principles of trust.