Moving: Netanyahu Kisses Jerusalem Stabbing Victim

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu visited the victims of two stabbing attacks in Jerusalem-area hospitals.

Cynthia Blank,

Netanyahu with stabbing victim
Netanyahu with stabbing victim
Kobi Gideon (GPO)

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu visited Hadassah Medical Center and Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem on Monday to meet with the three individuals wounded in two separate stabbings on Saturday night. 

Adelle Banita Bennett was seriously wounded in a brutal stabbing attack attack in the Old City on Saturday, as was her two-year-old toddler (pictured above with Netanyahu). Bennett's husband, Aharon, and Rabbi Nehemiah Lavi were both killed. 

Later on Saturday, 15-year-old Moshe Malka was stabbed near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem. 

"I wished them a speedy recovery on behalf of all the people of Israel," the Prime Minister said after the visit to the two hospitals.

"We are implementing a strong hand against terrorism and inciters, we are working on all fronts. Let it be clear: as we have beaten previous waves of terror, we will defeat this wave of terror."




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