Al-Jazeera correspondent reported that a Palestinian was martyred, while an Israeli settler was killed and 4 people were wounded – including 3 Israeli soldiers – after shootings by two Palestinian youths in the Old City of occupied Jerusalem.
For its part, the occupation forces said that two people attacked their forces near Bab al-Silsila with shooting and stabbing attacks, adding that they killed one of them, while the second ran away.
A video documenting the first moments of the shooting on Bab al-Silsila Road in the Old City of Jerusalem pic.twitter.com/8LsZvJT3fy
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Al-Jazeera correspondent said that the occupation forces closed all entrances to Al-Aqsa Mosque, and began combing the old neighborhoods of Jerusalem in search of the fleeing attacker.
According to eyewitnesses, one of the attackers disguised himself as a religious Jew, while the occupation forces closed the doors of the Temple Mount and sent reinforcements to the area.