Two Border Police officers stabbed, one seriously hurt near Jerusalem’s Old City

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent

Police say an assailant stabbed two Border Police officers just outside the Herod’s Gate entrance to Jerusalem’s Old City.

It says a female officer is seriously wounded and a male officer is lightly hurt.

Police forces neutralized the attacker, police say. His condition is not immediately clear.

The Magen David Adom ambulance service says it is taking the two wounded officers to Hadassah Mount Scopus hospital for further treatment.

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