Israeli media sources have reported that an Israeli settler was stabbed in the upper torso, and suffered a moderate injury, in occupied East Jerusalem.The Police said it is searching โ€œfor a Palestinian who carries a screwdriver.โ€

Israeli medics arrived at the scene and moved the wounded 21-year-old Israeli man to Hospital.

Israeli Ynetnews said man is a yeshiva student, and that he was stabbed in the upper torso outside the Damascus guests in the Old City of occupied Jerusalem. The Israeli man also carries a U.S. citizenship.

The Israeli Border Police sealed all roads in the area, and conducted an extensive search campaign for the stabber.

The Police stated the assailant โ€œis believed to be an Arab,โ€ although the police still needs to confirm or deny his identity.

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