Israeli soldiers on Wednesday afternoon have shot dead a 21 year old Palestinian man near the Lions Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem, claiming that he stabbed three soldiers.
According to Israeli media, the three soldiers sustained light injuries as they were “stabbed with a screwdriver.”
Eyewitnesses said that soldiers fired over 10 bullets towards the man. Shortly later, Magen David took him to a hospital in Jerusalem. Later he was announced dead of his wounds.