An Arab terrorist attempted to stab an Israeli policeman several times before being shot dead on Saturday.
The attack took place in Jerusalem’s Old City near the Lions Gate. The perpetrator was identified as Hazam Dr. Al Julani from the Arab neighborhood of Shuafat. Al Julani and worked as a doctor. After being shot, he was evacuated to Hadassa Hospital on Mount Scopus where he was listed in critical condition and eventually succumbed to his wounds.
Below is an image of Dr. Al Julani.
No injuries were reported from the Israeli side.
Israeli statistics state that 3,500 Israelis have been killed and 25,000 have been wounded as a result of Palestinian violence since Isreal was founded in 1948. Forms of terrorism have included hostage-taking, plane hijackings, stone-throwing, stabbing, shootings, and bombings.