(BREAKINGISRAELNEWS) — Seven people, including young children, were injured in a terror attack before the start of the Sabbath on Friday afternoon.
The attack occurred southwest of Jerusalem near a checkpoint between the Gush Etzion city of Beitar Illit and the Palestinian village of Hussan.
The family, who lived in Beitar Illit, were travelling in their car when a Palestinian terrorist hurled acid into their car. Identified by Palestinian Ma’an News Agency as Jamal Abd al-Majid Ghayatha, 45, the terrorist was shot and seriously wounded after trying to flee the scene.
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