One officers managed to exit the post, train his weapon on the attacker and shoot him dead.
During the day expect to see LOTS of costumes and happy faces in Jerusalem, especially around Safra Square, the biggest Purim street fair in the country.
Israel's Ambassador to Egypt, David Guvrin, is continuing to work from Jerusalem for now.
The remains have been sent to the Abu Kabir Forensic Institute in Tel Aviv for identification.
The flames caused heavy damage to the Church compound and a souvenir shop therein. Fire and police are conducting a joint arson investigation.
At the site of the battle were found the remains of the trenches, along with 35 bunkers and caves.
Swiss lawmakers send about one million Swiss francs each year to an anti-Israel umbrella organization in Ramallah.
"Expanding our knowledge of languages opens up doors to understanding and contributes to an collaborative atmosphere."
EUCOMM Commander Scaparrotti emphasized the U.S. commitment to maintaining Israel's qualitative military edge in the region and defensive capacities.
"As one of the few surviving Christians in the Middle-East, I praise God daily for the blessing of being able to call myself an Israeli."
Netanyahu told Israeli envoys the largest markets are found in Asia. The PM says he plans to expand Israel's ties with India and China.
The two leaders spoke at length about the dangers posed by the nuclear deal with Iran and by Iran's malevolent behavior in the region.
The Monday attacks came after a relatively quiet lull, due to extensive police enforcement.
His PR dept. sent out a copy of his itinerary, which is impressive. Check it out...
Knesset Speaker Edelstein says the conference will help participants think more deeply about "how to benefit our own countries and the world at large."
Arab road terror is continuing; multiple attacks against Israeli public buses left wounded Israelis and damaged vehicles.
Anti-Semitic attacks are "disgusting, reprehensible, it violates every tenet of the New York State tradition," said Cuomo.
Presidential candidate Donald Trump, President-Elect and President Trump have held fluctuating views on the embassy move.
The Police Spokesperson said that police protocol requires an examination of the injured terrorist by sappers to verify that no weapons or explosives are present on his or her person.
The new law would create an urban Jewish gap across the heart of a future Palestinian State.
"Palestine will remain the litmus test for this council," Mahmoud Abbas told the UN Human Rights Council.
'This is the way to respect international law as well as the security of Israel.'
They obviously meant to write 'menacing hordes,' which is both more comprehensible and more insulting. But wait, there's more.
The suspect, a resident of Kafr 'Aqab, a neighborhood of eastern Jerusalem, was evacuated to hospital in light condition.
While in all of 2016 the municipality demolished 203 structures in eastern Jerusalem, about half of those were razed after the US elections.