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  תשרי 3, 5776 , 16/09/15

Jerusalem: Arab Attacks Cops with Firebomb, is Shot, Escapes

An Arab man with his face covered reportedly threw a Molotov cocktail at security forces in the eastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiya. The security forces, made up of police and border guards, responded to the attack by shooting and wounding the man.

Local residents managed to take the attacker and escape the area. Police are now searching for a number of suspects who were involved in the incident.

In addition, Arabs threw stones at a security vehicle in the nearby neighborhood of Silwan. Police who were on the scene chased after the perpetrators and arrested two.

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