In the center of Jerusalem, a Palestinian stabbed three Israelis

(updated: 16:51 01.04.2017) 261935

The attack took place in the Old city — the historic walled centre of Jerusalem where the shrines of three religions, and every day there are thousands of tourists from all over the world.

“The terrorist stabbed two civilians and border police. They are hospitalized in a state of mild to moderate severity”, — said the police.

The Palestinians, according to them, first attacked two young Israelis-Jews, and then while trying to escape wounded one of the pursuing guards.

As the attacker, police have yet to specify.

This is the second attack in the Old city since the beginning of the week. On Wednesday, the guards there shot a Palestinian who tried to stab them with scissors.