WEDNESDAY: Civilian Seriously Wounded in Fresh Terror Attack in Jerusalem

An Israeli policeman inspects a vehicle with its windshield riddled with bullet holes at the scene of an attack outside Jerusalem's Old City's New Gate on March 9, 2016. Two Palestinians opened fire at a bus in Jerusalem before fleeing and shooting again outside the Old City, leaving one person …
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Ynetnews reports:  A Palestinian civilian was seriously wounded in a combined vehicular and shooting attack near Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate.

Two terrorists from Kafr Aqab in East Jerusalem tried to run over policemen and civilians near the Jerusalem light rail’s stop nearby.

Police spotted the terrorists, shot and killed them. The terrorists were Abd al-Malik Abu Kharub, 19, and Muhammad Jamal Al-Kaluti, 21.

Magen David Adom’s spokesman said that paramedics treated a man about 50 years old who was seriously wounded in his upper body. He was sent to Hadassa Medical Center in Jerusalem. The wounded man is a Palestinian from Beit Hanina who was in his vehicle on his way to Jerusalem’s city center.

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