News Brief 10/22/2011, Tishrei 24, 5772
Jerusalem Teen Recovering After Stabbing
The 17-year-old who was stabbed by a terrorist in the Ramot neighborhood of Jerusalem is recovering at Hadassah Ein-Kerem hospital where he underwent surgery. His father told reporters that the family was reciting prayers for the young man's recovery.
A doctor who lives in the neighborhood gave the young man initial medical treatment at the scene. Neighbors said the terrorist also chased a 12 year old girl during the incident. The stabbing victim attempted to fight off the terrorist after being stabbed, according to an eyewitness.