An group of unknown gunmen opened fire at a Latin Church in the Rafidia neighborhood in the West Bank city of Nablus on Saturday at dawn.

Palestinian police officers, who were near the church to protect it since a previous attack against the church has been carried out last week after the Pope's comments against Islam, noticed unknown gunmen trying to fire at it, and exchanged fire with them.

The recent attack took place on Friday at night when unknown gunmen fired at the church located at Tunis Junction in Rafidia. P.A police exchanged fired with the assailants, no arrests or injuries were reported.