Israeli Is Killed by Palestinian Near Holiest Site in Jerusalem

Israeli Is Killed by Palestinian Near Holiest Site in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM — A Palestinian teacher shot dead an Israeli tour guide with an automatic gun near the holiest site in Jerusalem on Sunday morning, Israeli officials said. It was the first killing of a Jewish Israeli civilian by a Palestinian gunman since May.The militant Islamist group Hamas said the gunman was a senior member of … Read more

Jerusalem attack: One dead, four injured, in shooting; assailant also killed

Jerusalem attack: One dead, four injured, in shooting; assailant also killed

The dead man has been named as Eliyahu David Kay, a recent immigrant from South Africa who worked as a guide at the Western Wall. Authorities corrected the victim’s age that they had earlier reported.Four other people — among them a man whose condition was described as serious — were injured in the incident, which … Read more