Two Israelis killed in Jerusalem as violence flares

  • Two Israelis have been killed in separate attacks by Palestinians in Jerusalem.

    At least three people were also injured in the attacks. Police later shot and killed the suspected assailants.

    Israeli authorities have banned Palestinians from entering the Old City for two days in wake of the killings. The violence comes just two days after an Israeli couple was killed in the West Bank.

    Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called an emergency meeting to discuss the security situation. 



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