Terrorist Shot After Jerusalem Lorry Attack Injures Soldiers

isrealiA suspected terrorist has been shot after ramming a lorry into a group of soldiers, injuring at least 15, Israeli police say.

“It is a terrorist attack, a ramming attack,” a police spokeswoman said on Israel Radio, which reported that bodies were “strewn on the street”.

Meanwhile, according to the BBC, some local news reports said three soldiers had died.

The attack occurred on a popular promenade overlooking the walled Old City of Jerusalem.

Images shared on social media showed a lorry with several bullet holes across the windscreen.

The attack comes weeks after 12 people where killed in a similar attack in Berlin.

Berlin Attack: Tunisian Security Arrest Amri’s Nephew

Berlin Attack, Tunisian Security, Anis amriTunisian security forces have arrested the nephew of Berlin market attacker, Anis Amri, and two other suspects, officials say.

The Tunisian Interior Ministry, said the three, aged between 18 and 27, were members of a “terrorist cell”, and that they were detained on Friday.

This followed a lorry attack on Monday, on a Christmas market, which left 12 people dead and 49 injured.

Tunisian-born Amri, 24, was shot dead by police in the Italian city of Milan in the early hours of Friday.

German authorities said fingerprints they provided, confirmed the dead man was Amri.