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  • Guard at checkpoint near Jerusalem stabbed in apparent terror attack

    August 5, 2014 | 8:44 am

    A guard at a security checkpoint outside Jerusalem was stabbed by a Palestinian assailant in a suspected terror attack.

    The attacker fled toward the nearby Arab village of Kfar Azriya following the Tuesday afternoon stabbing near Maaleh Adumim. Police were searching for the assailant in the area. The guard shot at his attacker as he fled.

    The guard is hospitalized in moderate condition, according to Israel Police.

    The attack comes a day after two apparent terror attacks in Jerusalem in which one person was killed and another was seriously injured

  • Israel to announce 5,000 new settler homes

    October 31, 2013 | 9:20 am

    Israel will announce construction plans for about 5,000 new housing units in eastern Jerusalem and the West Bank.

    The plans include the 1,500 housing units announced Tuesday night to be constructed in the eastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Ramat Shlomo, Haaretz reported Thursday,...