Jerusalem: Female terrorist slightly injures Israeli Arab in stabbing attack

A female Palestinian terrorist in her late 20s stabbed a man in Jerusalem’s Old City on Saturday, lightly injuring him. The terrorist was neutralized and taken in for questioning. The victim is an Israeli-Arab man who was apparently mistaken for a Jewish Israeli because he was wearing a shirt bearing writing in Hebrew.

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A man in his 30s was slightly injured by a female Palestinian terrorist outside Jerusalem’s Old City in a stabbing attack Saturday. The terrorist was neutralized by security forces and the victim, an Israeli-Arab man, was transported to a Jerusalem hospital for treatment.

It appears that the terrorist mistakenly took the man for a Jewish Israeli because he was wearing a shirt bearing words in Hebrew. The victim is an employee of the Jerusalem Light Rail but was off-duty at the time of the attack.

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The terrorist approached the victim at the Jerusalem Light Rail Damascus Gate stop with the knife in her hand and stabbed him in his shoulder. Police forces at the scene reacted quickly, running toward the terrorist in order to subdue her. In the footage from the scene, the security forces are seen taking the terrorist into custody.



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