Israeli TV Channel 7 has reported on Tuesday at night [July 16, 2013] that an Israeli man, 33, was moderately injured after being stabbed in Bab Al-â€™Amoud area, in occupied East Jerusalem.The Israeli Police claimed that â€śtwo young Arab men stabbed the man and fled the sceneâ€ť. However, Israeli Ynet News reported that the attack likely carries nationalistic motives.
The man was stabbed six times in the chest and waist, and is currently in a stable condition.
The Ynet said that the man told officers after he was moved to hospital that he was stabbed as he exited the â€śWestern Wallâ€ť area.
The Police said that the two suspects fled the scene after stabbing the man, and that an investigation was launched; no arrests has been made.