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Woman Wounded in Jerusalem Central Bus Station Stabbing; Terrorist Killed

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The scene of the stabbing attack at Jerusalem's Central Bus Station on Wednesday evening. Photo: Screenshot.

The scene of the stabbing attack at Jerusalem’s Central Bus Station on Wednesday evening. Photo: Screenshot.

A 70-year-old woman was stabbed by a terrorist at the Central Bus Station in Jerusalem on Wednesday evening, according to Israeli media reports.

She was treated at the scene, before being evacuated to a nearby hospital. The Magen David Adom (MDA) paramedics who treated her wounds defined her condition as “moderate-to-serious.”

MDA also reported on several people in the area being treated for shock.

The terrorist was shot and killed.

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This was the second stabbing attack in Jerusalem Wednesday, following the new security measures adopted by Prime Minister Netanyahu’s security cabinet yesterday. Approximately two hours earlier, a terrorist dressed in camouflage gear, to mimic an IDF uniform, was killed before he managed to stab passers-by at the Damascus Gate of the Old City.

This event was the latest in a long list of knife and other attacks that have characterized the surge in Palestinian terror since the Rosh Hashanah holiday last month.


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