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  • Palestinian assailant stabs 2 in Netanya, shot dead by civilian

    June 30, 2016 | 11:40 am

    An Israeli man and woman were injured in a stabbing attack in the coastal Israeli city of Netanya.

    The man, reportedly in his 40s, and the woman, reportedly in her 60s, were moderately to severely injured in the Thursday afternoon attack near the city’s market, according to...

  • Biden says his family was near scene of Tel Aviv attack

    March 9, 2016 | 2:01 pm

    Vice President Joe Biden said on Wednesday his wife Jill and their grandchildren were dining on a Tel Aviv beach when a Palestinian killed an American tourist with a knife and wounded 11 other people on the seafront "not very far" away.

    Since October, Palestinian stabbings,...

  • Israeli reservist stabbed in West Bank, assailant killed

    January 5, 2016 | 11:01 am

    An Israeli reserve duty soldier was wounded and his Palestinian assailant was shot and killed in a stabbing attack in the West Bank.

    On Tuesday, the attacker exited his car at the Gush Etzion traffic junction in front of the Alon Shvut settlement where a group of soldiers were...

  • Soldier and Eritrean migrant killed, 11 people wounded in Beersheba attack

    October 19, 2015 | 8:44 am

    An Israeli soldier and Eritrean migrant were killed and at least 11 people were wounded in a shooting and stabbing terror attack at the Central Bus Station in Beersheba.

    Police said the Palestinian assailant stabbed a soldier and grabbed his M-16 rifle, then opened fire on the...

  • Two stabbed in suspected terror attack in northern Israel

    October 8, 2015 | 10:56 am

    An Israeli soldier and a civilian were stabbed in a suspected terror attack in the northern Israeli city of Afula.

    Civilian bystanders restrained the assailant in the wake of the Thursday night attack and held him until police arrived, the Israel Police reported.

    The victims...

  • Female Israeli soldier stabbed in West Bank by Palestinian woman

    June 29, 2015 | 9:27 am

    A female Israeli soldier was injured seriously in a stabbing by a Palestinian woman at a West Bank checkpoint.

    The Palestinian, 20, was arrested at the scene after stabbing the soldier at the Rachel Crossing near Bethlehem, on the road to Rachel’s Tomb,  according to the Israel...

  • At least 12 injured, four critically, in stabbing spree on Tel Aviv bus

    January 21, 2015 | 9:36 am

    At least 12 people were wounded, some seriously, when a Palestinian man stabbed passengers and the driver on a Tel Aviv bus.

    Four victims, including the driver, remained in serious condition following the Wednesday morning attack on the No. 40 bus. Initial reports said 12 to 21...

  • New York police shoot, kill man who stabbed student in synagogue

    December 9, 2014 | 8:31 am

    New York police fatally shot a man armed with a knife on Tuesday after he stabbed a rabbinical student from Israel in a Brooklyn synagogue, and authorities quickly stepped up security at Jewish houses of worship around the city, police said.

    The suspect, Calvin Peters, 49, who...

  • Stabbing outside West Bank supermarket injures 2

    December 3, 2014 | 9:44 am

    A Palestinian teenager stabbed two people in a supermarket near an Israeli settlement in the West Bank on Wednesday and was shot by a security guard, police and an ambulance service said.

    "The terrorist was apparently neutralized. There are two wounded, in addition to the...

  • Palestinian arrested for stabbing Jewish girl, 9, in West Bank

    January 6, 2014 | 4:17 pm

    A Palestinian man was arrested and confessed to stabbing a 9-year-old girl in a West Bank settlement.

    Abdullah Abu Kabita, 21, was arrested last week for the October attack on Noam Glick in Psagot. A gag order on the arrest was lifted Monday.

    Noam was attacked while standing on...

  • Dutch police nab suspected stabber of French Jew

    November 13, 2012 | 10:12 am

    Dutch police reportedly arrested and extradited to Switzerland a 22-year-old Briton suspected of stabbing a Jewish man in Geneva.

    The suspect is a member of extreme right circles, according to CICAD, a Swiss watchdog on anti-Semitism, and was arrested last month in the...

  • Palestinian assailant stabs Israeli border guard in Hebron

    June 4, 2012 | 2:44 pm

    An Israeli border guard was stabbed by a Palestinian assailant near the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron.

    The border guard was lightly wounded in the head during Monday evening’s attack and taken to the hospital.

    Another border guard shot the Palestinian assailant in the chest during the attack, seriously wounding him, according to reports.

    It is unknown if the assailant is a member of a terrorist organization.

    Monday’s attack came days after an Israeli soldier was killed by a Palestinian gunman that infiltrated the border with Gaza.

  • Palestinian arrested in stabbing of Israeli taxi driver

    April 24, 2012 | 10:26 am

    A Palestinian man was arrested in connection with the stabbing of an Israeli taxi driver.

    The driver, 30, was in stable condition at Meir Hospital in Kfar Saba after being stabbed after midnight Tuesday. He had picked up the passenger in Tel Aviv and taken him to Kfar Saba, as...

  • Police say Palestinian stabber acted alone

    March 26, 2012 | 10:37 am

    The Palestinian held for stabbing an Israeli female soldier this month is suspected of acting alone.

    Details about the March 15 assault aboard the Jerusalem light rail emerged Monday when the suspect, an 18-year-old resident of eastern Jerusalem, was remanded in court.

    Citing an...

  • Australian woman stabbed to death in Tel Aviv hotel

    August 29, 2011 | 12:22 pm

    An Australian woman was found stabbed to death in her Tel Aviv hotel room.

    The woman, 54, was found Monday afternoon with stab wounds on her upper body, after screams were heard coming from her hotel room on the 15th floor of the Dan Panorama Hotel.

    Another Australian tourist, reportedly her partner, was arrested on suspicion of involvement in the murder, Haaretz reported.

    The woman’s identity has not been disclosed.

  • Breaking News: American Student Stabbed in Jerusalem

    February 9, 2009 | 1:29 pm

    An American Jewish student was stabbed in Jerusalem by three men believed to be Palestinians, according to reports.

    The 19-year-old male student, said to be enrolled at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, was admitted to the hospital after the incident late Saturday night with stab...

  • Attacks on Moscow Synagogues

    By Lev Krichevsky

    January 19, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Moscow's five functioning synagogues have been repeated targets:

    • Dec. 30, 1993 -- The old wooden building of the Marina Roscha Synagogue burned to the ground in what was considered an arson attack.
    • 1994 -- A hand grenade was thrown at the window of the Bolshaya Bronnaya...