Policeman stabbed in Jerusalem, attacker shot, wounded: Police, medics

Policeman stabbed in Jerusalem, attacker shot, wounded: Police, medics

An Israeli police officer was stabbed Sunday outside Jerusalem’s Old City, with the attacker shot and “neutralized”, police and medics said.

Police said a “suspect armed with a knife stabbed an officer” outside the Damascus Gate entrance to the city, a traditional flashpoint.

The officer was taken to hospital in moderate condition, police said, with medics saying the attacker was not dead.

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