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Jerusalem Shooting Attack : Wounds 8 Israelis, Palestinian Suspect Killed

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Shooting near police HQ in Jerusalem Shooting Attack

  • A Palestinian motorist opened fire on passers-by in Jerusalem Sunday, wounding up to 8 people before being shot dead, police and medics said.
  • Since the attacker’s victims included a police officer, said Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld.
  • While “He continued driving and shooting people on his way,” he said in an update on social media.
Jerusalem Shooting

Jerusalem Shooting Attack

  • Eight people had been wounded, one in a critical condition, one in a serious condition and six others with moderate or minor wounds.
  • They were all taken to hospitals in Jerusalem.
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Jerusalem Shooting Attack

  • Police spokeswoman Luba Samri said the attacker sped toward a busy stop of the city’s light rail and opened fire, seriously wounding a woman waiting there
  • Police officers on motorcycles chased the assailant, who eventually stepped out of his vehicle and opened fire at them.
  • While A police officer was critically wounded in the shootout.
  • Police said they have closed down the area of the shooting. Part of the light rail service was also halted.

It comes amid a spate of Palestinian assaults, mainly stabbings, which has killed 34 Israelis and two visiting Americans since it began just over a year ago.

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About 218 Palestinians have been killed during that period. Israel says the vast majority of them were attackers.

Israel blames the violence on a Palestinian campaign of lies and incitement. The Palestinians say it derives from frustration over nearly 50 years of occupation.






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