The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
7:06 AM: The Arab who was killed trying to break through the checkpoint has been identified as Badar Achram, and is alleged to be a leader in a Palestinian organization.
1:28 AM: Not all details are clear yet.
What we know so far is that one person, apparently one of the Arabs in the car who was in critical condition was transported to Hadassah Ein Karem hospital where he died of his wounds. (One or) Two Palestinians were transported to a hospital in Ramallah by Red Crescent with light wounds. The border policeman (lightly injured) was transported to Hadassah Har Tzofim.
12:49 AM: Correction and Update
Two Palestinians tried to run the El Za’im checkpoint near Ma’aleh Adumim.
A Border Policeman shot at them. One Palestinian is in critical condition, the second was lightly injured.
A policeman was also hit in the leg, probably by a ricochet. The Red Crescent has taken the Palestinians to a hospital in Ramallah.
The policeman was treated on site.
12:42 AM: Additional reports coming in that a Palestinian car ran the checkpoint and shot at the policeman.
12:36PM A policeman was hit in the legs from a ricochet at the El Za’im checkpoint near Ma’aleh Adumim just after midnight Sunday night (Monday morning). He was lightly injured in the attack. A second, unidentified, person is reported as injured in the attack in more serious condition.
MDA is treating the wounded.
No other information is available at this point.
About the Author:
If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.
Comments are closed.
FIFA’s Palestinian Authority soccer chief dropped the ball on his own head.
The IDF’s annual exercise “Turning Point 15″ will begin Sunday to help it evaluate various warning alert systems and public preparedness in emergency situations. The Home Front Command, Defense Ministry, the Air Force, Navy and other security forces and local authorities will participate in the week-long exercises. On Tuesday, sirens will sound throughout the country […]
It’s kind of strange that the new weapon is being used by those who call Jews “snakes.”
Cruz said everything the GOP’s Sheldon Big Bucks Adelson wanted to hear, but wouldn’t it be better to let BDS die from lack brain disease?
Israel praises FIFA for avoiding what Israel’s deputy foreign minister Tzipi Hotovely called an “absurd situation.”
FIFA Pres. Sepp Blatter, 79, was re-elected to a fifth term heading the world soccer federation, despite bribery allegations.
At the last minute before the proposal was to go to vote, Rajoub submitted an amendment that would cancel the bid to suspend Israel.
Zurich police have confirmed there was a bomb threat to blow up the FIFA congress, but they have since allowed the annual convention to continue following a search.
Israeli Consul General refutes UJA president’s claim that government insists NIF march in Celebrate Israel parade.
They stopped Blatter from speaking, waved PA flags and demanded “Israel out.”
Reishit HaGez is the giving to the Kohen the first cuttings of the fleece of sheep grown in the Land of Israel (based on Deut. 18:4: “You are to give them the first fruits of your grain, new wine and olive oil, and the first wool from the shearing of your sheep.”). Most Jews cannot […]
Postal officials refuse mailmen’s request to be relieved of the job to deliver Baptist cult material that may be illegal.
Final steps are underway for building the City of David’s “Kedem” visitor’s center in Jerusalem that will sit on top of the “Givati Parking Lot” excavation just outside of the Old City of Jerusalem’s walls. The visitor’s center will serve as an entryway to the Jerusalem Walls National Park, which includes the City of David […]
The Orthodox Union, B’nai Brith and the Houston Federation are pitching in.
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker declared Sunday, May 31 as “Celebrate Israel Day,” when thousands of Israeli Americans, Jews and supporters of Israel are to attend the Celebrate Israel Boston Festival sponsored by the Combined Jewish Philanthropies and the Israeli-American Council Boston Chapter. Gov. Baker noted that Israel remains “a tremendous partner, economically and culturally,” to […]
The case also called for banning the sale of French satire magazine Charlie Hebdo and the Liberation newspaper in Egypt over “blasphemy against Prophet Mohamed.”
The decision to disband the homogeneous battalion comes as a response to an ever growing demand by young Druze soldiers to integrate into various IDF units and positions.
Trade volume between Gaza and Israel is at a high since the beginning of the year.
A Jerusalem jogger stumbled over an ancient wine press that hadn’t been there before. The Israel Antiquities Authority was stumped…
“The public has advanced to the point that they understand that cannabis users are normative citizens who are not harming anybody and that there’s no reason to persecute them and incriminate them.”
Tuesday’s ruling put a Jerusalem-based Fatah (PLO/PA) leader behind bars for incitement to terrorism and support of terrorist organizations through social media.
Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/cop-shot-near-maaleh-adumim/2012/07/30/
Scan this QR code to visit this page online: