Terrorists firebomb Jerusalem hospital

A firebomb thrown at a Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem was the third such attack by Arab terrorists in a week.

By: World Israel News Staff

Arab terrorists threw two firebombs at Hadassah Hospital’s Mount Scopus campus in Jerusalem Monday night.

The bomb caught fire but no one was injured and no damage was caused in the attack.

Israel’s 0404 news reported that this was the third such attack over the past week.

The hospital, which serves both Jews and Arabs, is situated on the edge of Arab neighborhoods and has repeatedly been targeted by Arab terrorists.

Counter-terror operations in Judea and Samaria

In related news, Israeli security forces carried out counter-terrorism operations throughout Judea and Samaria and arrested eight Palestinian suspects.

Forces operating in the Palestinian town of Beit Omar, in the Gush Etzion area, uncovered and confiscated two illegal weapons.

IDF forces operating in the Palestinian city of Jenin came under fire. The troops shot back at the source of the fire. No one was injured in the incident. The IDF stated that the forces launched a hunt for the terrorists.