A stabbing attack took place in Israel’s capital city on Sunday afternoon. The terrorist was eliminated after he critically injured a young man.

Jerusalem terror attack (archive)

Jerusalem terror attack (archive) Photo Credit: TPS

A young man is in critical condition after being stabbed in a terror attack on Hagai Street in Jerusalem’s Old City.

The terrorist was shot and eliminated by a police officer who was near the scene. According to Hadashot news, the terrorist was a Turkish citizen.

The victim, an Israeli man in his 20s, was initially treated at the scene by Magen David Adom paramedics before being transported to a hospital in the city.

On Friday, two IDF soldiers were murdered by a Palestinian terrorist who rammed his vehicle into them. Two other soldiers were injured in the attack.

The knife used in the attack

The knife used in the attack Photo Credit: Israel Police Spokesperson