US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken condemned the murderous attacks in Jerusalem this evening (Wednesday).

"The United States stands resolutely by the side of the people of Israel in the face of today's terrorist attacks. We express our condolences to the family of the deceased and wish a speedy recovery to all the victims," Blinken said.

He added that the officials in the American administration maintain a close relationship with their Israeli partners and emphasizes the commitment to its security.