Israel: 6 terror attacks in a single day

Via The Times of Israel:

“Yeshiva student, 25, badly hurt in Jerusalem stabbing attackVictim evacuated to Shaare Zedek Hospital with knife still lodged in neck; attacker identified as 19-year-old East Jerusalem resident. …

A second Israeli, apparently a light rail security guard, was very lightly hurt after wrestling with the attacker in an attempt to prevent him from fleeing the scene.

Police said the attacker, a 19-year-old Palestinian from East Jerusalem, was “neutralized” within minutes. He was unharmed and was being questioned by police. …

The terror attack took place just after noon at the light rail stop near the Israel Police’s national headquarters close to Ammunition Hill. …

After the stabbing, the attacker reportedly attempted but failed to steal the gun from a light rail security guard. After an altercation with the guard, the attacker fled the scene, but was pursued and caught by police motorcyclists.

The previous day saw at least six major terror attacks nationwide with wounded or dead victims amid an escalating wave of violence.

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