Arrest Made Following Fatal Shooting Attack at Givat Assaf Junction



Peter Lerner, a retired IDF spokesperson, tweeted, “Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah mourns the ‘righteous martyrs’ calls for international intervention. Forgets Israeli victims and will most definitely allocate funds to support the terrorists’ families.”


Two Israelis were killed, and two others left wounded. Officials at Hadassah are treating a 21-year-old male with gunshot injuries to his head. He remains in critical condition. The second victim, a female, is being treated at Shaare Zedek Hospital, with doctors reporting she is now in serious/stable condition. The family of the victim, Shira, is calling on the tzibur to be mispallel on her behalf, שירה בת מיכל סבג .

(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem/Photo Credit: אליהו דהארי)