JERUSALEM: Five people were killed in a Jerusalem synagogue attack on Friday (Jan 27), Israeli media reported.
Israel’s ambulance service said 10 people were wounded in a shooting police described as a “terror attack.”
A police statement said there had been “terror attack in a synagogue in Jerusalem … The shooting terrorist was neutralised at the scene. Large police forces are at the scene.”
The Magen David Adom emergency response service said medics were treating “10 victims in multiple conditions, including critical.”
The shooting was in the Neve Yaakov neighbourhood of Jerusalem’s eastern sector, which was annexed by Israel after the 1967 Six Day War.
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