Jerusalem Attacks Subside, but Not Palestinian Ire, as Israel Clamps Down

December 16, 2015 9:56 PM

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Jerusalem Attacks Subside, but Not Palestinian Ire, as Israel Clamps Down

JERUSALEM — When the latest Palestinian uprising erupted in early October, set off by increasing fears that Israel was seeking to take over Al Aqsa Mosque compound, its locus was Jerusalem. The city was also home to the young men and women who carried out the attacks, stabbing, shooting and trying to hit Israelis with their cars.

Now, however, the violence has mostly faded from Jerusalem, and when attacks occur, the perpetrators are usually from the West Bank.

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