An Arab terrorist stabbed an Israeli soldier on a public bus at the entrance to Jerusalem, and attempted to take his gun before being shot dead by Israeli security.

Israel National News reported that the terrorist got onto a bus with a knife, then attempted to snatch the gun from a 20 year-old soldier there after attempting first to strangle him.

Seeing the commotion, the bus driver stopped immediately; the soldier and another passenger managed to overcome the terrorist, removing him from the bus.

Israel Police shot the terrorist dead after he grabbed the gun of one of the officers.

Medics arrived at the scene and treated 2 Israelis suffering from injuries sustained after being stabbed before the terrorist tried to grab the soldier’s gun.

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