Views: 12    Likes: 0
Three Gunmen Fire On Police In Jerusalem

July 14, 2017 - Subscribe to France 24 now:

FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7

An attack in one the holiest places of Jerusalem...Near Lion''s gate...At the eastern entrance of the Old City....three gunmen opened fire just after 7 in the morning on Friday...Police forces chased after them :2. SOUNDBITE (English) Chief Inspector Micky Rosenfeld, Israeli Police spokesman: There was an immediate response by our police units that are located here in the area. All three terrorists were shot and killed. What we know is they were armed with an automatic weapon, with a (unintelligible) weapon as well as knives.
Israeli police closed off the area and said Friday prayers will not be held for Muslims at the Temple Mount or NOble Sanctuary compound ... which houses the Aqsa mosque, the Dome of the Rock, and the Western Wall... Managed by Jordanian authorities, it is often the site of high tensions...but rarely the street attacks that have become commonplace elsewhere in Jerusalem...Since 2015 at least 255 Palestinians and 38 israelis have been killed in attacks and clashes...that in recent month''s had slowed by not stopped.Israel has blamed the violence on the Palestinian authority...While they say the palestinians that have attacked israelis have done so simply out of desperation...

Visit our website:

Subscribe to our YouTube channel:

Like us on Facebook:

Follow us on Twitter:

PigmineNews on mobile:
TopTrumpNews on mobile:
PigmineNews on Facebook:
PigmineNews on Twitter:
PigMine2 on YouTube:
PigMine5 on YouTube:
PigMine6 on YouTube:
PigMine7 on YouTube:

FAIR USE NOTICE: This video may contain copyrighted material. Such material is made available for educational purposes only. This constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in Title 17 U.S.C. section 106A-117 of the U.S. Copyright Law.
Newest Uploads
    Recent Most Viewed