ISIS Claims First Operation In Israel, 1 Policewoman Killed

Two of the Palestinians attacked police officers with guns and knives while the third stabbed the policewoman, police say.

The area around Damascus Gate was sealed off in the hours after the attack, with a few youths throwing fireworks at security forces.

Police spokeswoman Luba Samri said Hadas Malka, 23, was responding to an attack nearby when a Palestinian assaulted her with a knife. Some reports said the gun used by the attackers jammed, preventing further casualties.

A woman officer of Border Police who was critically injured on Friday in coordinated stabbing and shooting attacks in Jerusalem's Old City has succumbed to her wounds, Israeli police said in a statement.

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Israel had eased restrictions on the entrance of Palestinians from the West Bank for Ramadan, including permitting daily family visits during Sundays through Thursdays. Three assailants have been killed. One of the injured is 40-year-old Palestinian man.

The Old City had been crowded with tens of thousands of Muslim worshippers.

Palestinian security forces identified the Palestinians as Bara' Saleh and Adel Ankoush, both 18 and from Deir Abu Mashal near Ramallah, and 31-year-old Amer Badawi from Hebron.

Medics said four people besides the officer were wounded in the incident, two of them moderately and two lightly.

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Two terror attacks occurred this evening (Friday) in Jerusalem.

Forty-two Israelis have been killed in knife, gun and car-ramming attacks by Palestinians or Israeli Arabs since October 2015.

Palestinian residents of the West Bank are not allowed to access occupied East Jerusalem or Israel without Israeli-issued permits, despite East Jerusalem being part of the Palestinian territory.

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