Jerusalem Hospital Delivers Baby of Woman Shot in Terror Attack

Israeli security forces stand guard as an ambulance carrying victims of a stabbing attack leaves the Adam settlement in the occupied West Bank on July 26, 2018. - Three Israelis were wounded in a knife attack in a West Bank settlement close to Ramallah, the Israeli army said. (Photo by …

The Times of Israel reports: Doctors successfully delivered the baby being carried by a 21-year-old Israeli woman late Sunday night, shortly after she was shot and critically hurt in a terrorist attack outside the West Bank settlement of Ofra.

The baby, who was delivered in the 30th week of the pregnancy, was immediately transferred to the ward for premature babies at Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Center, the hospital said, and was said to be in “stable” condition.

The woman was undergoing surgery late Sunday and was “fighting for her life,” the hospital said.

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