Wednesday, 03 December 2014
Four killed in terror attack at Jerusalem synagogue
Two terrorists infiltrate synagogue, yeshiva compound in Har Nof
neighborhood, attack worshipers with axes, guns, knives; eight
people wounded; terrorists killed.
Ynet, Nov 18, 2014 Noam (Davul) Dvir, Agencies
Four people were killed Tuesday morning in a terror attack on a synagogue and
yeshiva in the Har Nof neighborhood in Jerusalem. Eight others were wounded; four
are in moderate to serious condition. Two police officers were among the wounded.
Two terrorists wielding axes, knives and guns arrived at around 7:30 am at the site on
Harav Shimon Agassi Street, which includes a synagogue and yeshiva (rabbinical
seminary), and carried out attacks in more than one location.
The terrorists were killed following a gunfight with security forces who arrived at the
scene. According to an initial investigation the terrorists came from East Jerusalem.
The wounded were taken to Shaare Zedek Medical Center and Hadassah Ein Kerem.