Two Israeli victims of Palestinian stabbing attack die of their injures

A Palestinian terrorist stabbed an Israeli family near the Lions Gate in Jerusalem Saturday night, critically injuring the father and mother, slightly injuring their 2-year old child and hurting a passing woman. The father died a short time ago. After the stabbing attack, the terrorist snatched the sidearm of the wounded man and opened fire on passing tourists before he was shot dead by Border Guard police. The family was attacked near Lions Gate on the main street to the Western Wall that was packed with people on their way to the Kotel. All the Old City streets leading to the Kotel and Western Wall have been shut down.

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