Two yeshiva students were injured in a terrorist attack near the light rail station on Jerusalem’s Ammunition Hill Friday afternoon.
The two victims, 22 and 20 years old, were evacuated to Shaare Zedek Medical Center and Hadassah University Medical center for medical treatment; They sustained light-to-moderate injuries. One of the victims was stabbed in the upper body, while the other was shot in the leg.
The terrorist was subdued after the incident and is in critical condition.
The attack was the second within the hour.
Less than an hour earlier, two Palestinian assailants approached the West Bank Tapuah Junction roadblock on a scooter. At that point they drew their knives and attempted to stab a border guard stationed at the crossing, according to a statement released by police.
One of the attackers managed to lightly injure one of the officers on the hand before the assailants were shot and subdued by an additional Border Guard stationed at the post.
One was killed in the incident, while the other remains in critical condition.
The injured officer was treated at the scene and remains in light condition.