Jan 4 '16 / EIPA Updates

More than 48 hours after he went on a rampage in central Tel Aviv, there was still no sign of 31-year-old Nashat Milhem, the gunman who killed two and wounded several others in a shooting attack on a pub on Dizengoff Street,  in the center of Tel Aviv, Friday afternoon. Large numbers of undercover and uniformed police officers and agents from the Shin Bet (Israel Security …

Jan 1 '16 / EIPA Updates

Two people were killed and eight others were wounded, four of them seriously, in a shooting attack which took place on the busy Dizengoff Street in the centre of Tel Aviv on Friday afternoon. According to a source from the medical aid service MDA the shooting took place at a  a bar close to the city’s well-known Dizengoff Centre Mall. Police arrested a suspicious figure on Gordon …

Jul 1 '15 / EIPA Updates

Shin Bet : Number of attacks against Israelis by individuals went up 50 percent since 2012 A young man wounded in a shooting attack in the West Bank died of his wounds at a Jerusalem hospital on Tuesday, after medical teams worked around the clock in an attempt to save his life. Malachi Rosenfeld, 27, from Kochav Hashahar, was one of four men shot at close range by …

Dec 12 '14 / EIPA Updates

Israel’s Foreign Ministry said a drive-by shooting at the Israeli Embassy in Athens early Friday morning was “the result of Palestinian incitement against Israel,” which it claimed was led by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Four people on two motorcycles fired shots at the embassy building in a northern suburb of Athens, according to a police official. Bullets were lodged in the walls and 54 …

Oct 30 '14 / EIPA Updates

Israel decided to prohibit access to the Temple Mount Thursday to both Muslim and Jewish worshipers and visitors until further notice, following the shooting in Jerusalem of Rabbi Yehudah Glick, a right-wing activist with the Temple Mount Faithful. Glick was shot three times outside the Jerusalem’s Begin Centre following a conference about the Jewish presence on the Temple Mount. Police were still searching for the …

Aug 5 '14 / EIPA Updates

Hours after a tractor terror attack against a bus left one man dead and six wounded, an Israeli soldier in uniform waiting at a bus stop was shot in the stomach in what police said was likely a terror attack. The 20-year-old soldier reportedly is hospitalized in critical condition at Hadassah Hospital Mount Scopus following the attack near the Hebrew University campus. The shooting took place …

May 26 '14 / EIPA Updates

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Belgian Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo was the only European leader to call him following the deadly shooting at the Jewish Museum in Brussels in which four people, including two Israelis, died Saturday afternoon. Di Rupo called Netanyahu on Sunday to brief him on the details of the investigation into the shooting. The Israeli premier reportedly offered to aid …