JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Within the space of a few hours, there were two terror attacks in the Jerusalem area Monday during the Muslim holiday marking the end of Ramadan.
Two terrorists attempted to stab IDF soldiers patrolling near the settlement of Amichai which was built for in the Binyamin region north of Jerusalem for residents evacuated from Amona. The terrorists were shot and neutralized and there were no injuries to IDF soldiers.
Just a few hours later, a terrorist approached the border police checkpoint situated in the Armon Hanatziv neighborhood in south Jerusalem. The terrorist shouted Allah Akhbar and wielded a knife. Police at the outpost first used tear gas in an attempt to subdue him but when he drew nearer he was shot and seriously injured. There were no Israeli casualties.י