An Arab terrorist carried out a stabbing attack at Lions’ Gate in Jerusalem’s Old City on Wednesday afternoon, leaving two policeman lightly wounded before being neutralized.
Another 12-year-old Arab boy from east Jerusalem claimed that he was struck in the head after the terrorist attacked him and was said to also be in light condition.
The Arab terrorist came towards the hospice near Lion’s gate, noticed the police officers stationed there and approached them. He took out a screwdriver and stabbed one of them in the head. The policemen reacted fast and shot and killed the terrorist.
The policemen immediately opened fire and neutralized the terrorist, who was subsequently evacuated to hospital as paramedics performed life-saving treatment.