Four attacks in a single day in Israel


Blood and what appears to be a bouquet of flowers on a sea side walking area in old Jaffa,just south of Tel Aviv, Israel, 08 March 2016, after a Palestinian attacker went on a stabbing spree and wounded 10 people before he was shot and killed. One of the wounded died soon after the attack. The attack occurred at about the time United States Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Jaffa to meet Israeli statesman Shimon Peres in the Peres Center for Peace.

Jaffa, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv experienced single-assailant attacks in what has become a recurring phenomenon

A knife attack on Tuesday in Jaffa resulted in one dead and 11 wounded. The attacker was shot by the police.

The casualty was a US citizen, Taylor Force, a student and tourist in Israel, whose death coincides with the visit of US Vice President Joe Biden. Mr. Taylor was in his 20s. His wife was among the wounded.

The attacker was a Palestinian from the town of Qalqilya in the occupied West Bank; he started knifing indiscriminately in the city’s tourist-zone. He stabbed three people at the ...

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