Terrorist sentenced to 18 years in prison for attempted Jerusalem attack

November 21, 2016 11:43

The Jerusalem District Court sentenced Subhi Abu-Halifa of Shuafat to 18 years in prison on Monday for a terrorist attack at the light rail station in the French Hill neighborhood in Jerusalem on October 8 2015.

Abu-Halifa was convicted of attempted murder after stabbing a civilian, injuring him  and then trying unsuccessfully to grab a gun from a local security guard in order to commit an attack on civilians.

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