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    Man Injured in Jerusalem Stabbing Attack on Saturday – Police

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    An Israeli man was injured as an Arab woman committed a knife attacked on him on Saturday, an Israeli police spokesman said.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A man was injured in Jerusalem as a woman of Arab descent attacked him with a knife on Saturday, an Israeli police spokesman said.

    "Heightened police security continues, old city #jerusalem after stabbing attack by Arab female terrorist. Knife seized, Man injured lightly," Israeli Police foreign press spokesman Micky Rosenfeld wrote on Twitter.

    ​According to The Jerusalem Post newspaper, the injured is a 31-year-old man, he received a stab wound in the shoulder.

    No other details of the incident were revealed yet.

    Israel has recently seen a large number of knife attacks against its troops and civilians in what has been called "knife intifada" by Palestinians.

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