Near Tel Aviv, two Palestinians attacked and stabbed people on Thursday night local time, where at least there are three dead and four other people injuredfled in a vehicle, the attackers, after the incident, reported the Israeli authorities.
Massive search by the authorities
They set up roadblocks and sent a police helicopter that launched a massive search for the assailants. The stabbing, carried out on Israel’s Independence Day, was the latest in a series of deadly attacks in Israeli cities in recent weeks.
“We will capture the terrorists and those who support them, and they will pay the price,” Prime Minister Naftalí Bennett said after meeting top security officials that night.
Tensions between Israel and the Palestinians have risen recently, with bombings in Israel, military operations in the West Bank and violence at Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy site.
The site, which houses the Al Aqsa Mosque, was the scene of fresh unrest early Thursday. Alon Rizkan, a doctor with the Israeli rescue service Magen David Adom, said it was a “very difficult call” when he arrived at the scene in Elad, an ultra-Orthodox city near Tel Aviv. He stated that he identified three dead people at different locations.
At least four other people were injured, and one of them is in critical condition, according to authorities. Police said there were two assailants, as quoted by Israeli media, and just before midnight police authorities said they were still searching for the attackers.
They urged the population to avoid the area. and they asked for your support to inform them of suspicious vehicles or people.