Islamic State claims fatal stabbing of Israeli policewoman Hadas Malka | The Times of Israel: The Islamic State on Friday night claimed responsibility for a coordinated shooting and stabbing terror attack in Jerusalem that killed an Israeli police officer, Hadas Malka, 23, in what the jihadist group vowed would be the first of many attacks.
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The jihadist group in an online statement said three IS fighters had targeted “a gathering of Jews” in an operation Friday, and warned that “this attack will not be the last.”
“With God’s help, we succeeded in carrying out an attack in the heart of Jerusalem, near the Temple Mount,” the group said.
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