Liron Yisraeli, the 20 year old military policewoman who was stabbed in the neck by a woman terrorist at Rachel’s Crossing near Rachel’s Tomb underwent surgery at Hadassah Ein Kerem and is in improved but serious condition. According to Deputy Director of Ein Kerem, Dr. Asher Salmon, she’s no longer in mortal danger. The terrorist, who lives nearby the crossing in Bethlehem, has been apprehended. She was carrying additional knives.
Hananel Cohen and Shay Yitzhak were rushed to Hadassah Ein Kerem after a separate terrorist attack, this time a shooting near Shilo. Hananel Cohen is hospitalized in the orthopedics department in the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower. Shay Yitzhak has undergone extensive vascular surgery.
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