IDF troops deployed in Jerusalem

October 18, 2015 8:23 AM

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IDF troops deployed in Jerusalem

The troops will act as security guards on public transport in Israel's capital until civilian security arrangments are made.

From today, some 300 IDF soldiers will be deployed at public transport stops, on buses, and along traffic routes in Jerusalem. The deployment is in line with a decision by the security cabinet in its attempt to deal with the recent wave of knife attacks by Palestinians, mainly in Israel's capital. T...

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