Photo Credit: Shalev Shalom / TPS
A member of the bomb squad in Jerusalem. Nov. 23, 2022

On Tuesday, police discovered and defused a bomb on the tracks of the Jerusalem Light Rail, near the Central Bus Station, according to a report by Ariel Kahane of Israel Hayom.

That bomb was within the same distance as the bombs that blew up in Jerusalem this morning.

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Over 18 people were wounded in Wednesday morning’s terrorist attacks. Once person, a yeshiva student, was killed. His friend was very seriously wounded.

The murdered student was identified as Aryeh Shechopek, a yeshiva student who lived in Jerusalem’s Har Nof neighborhood and studied at Moshav Beit Meir.

Shechopek has Canadian citizenship.

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