Officials inspect the scene of the attack near the Old City
Again a randomly killed non Muslim by a Muslim naturally BBC avoids to name it for what it is. Namely: A religiously motivated killing pre-planned killing of someone dressed the way any Muslim wouldn't! Just imagine .....would any adult Jewish housewife be walking with a knife in her hand bag? Its a rather foolish question as so called" Palestinian Muslim leaders have time after time publicly asked any Palestinian to kill Jews when ever they can....
A 23-year-old British woman has been stabbed to death in Jerusalem, police have said. The tourist was repeatedly stabbed while she travelled on a tram in Tzahal Square, which was packed with people celebrating Good Friday and Passover.She was taken to hospital but died from her injuries soon afterwards.
Israel's Shin Bet domestic security service have identified 57-year-old Palestinian Gamil Tamimi as her attacker. He was arrested at the scene. Police say Mr Tamimi, a resident of Ras al-Amud in east Jerusalem, was recently released from a psychiatric hospital.
'The Palestinian cultural richness is further shared with Westerners in a traditional way as a 30-year-old pregnant woman and a 50-year-old man were also injured in the attack.
BBC Middle East correspondent Tom Bateman said the pair, who were much less seriously injured than the British woman, were either hurt when the tram came to a sudden stop or in the panic to get away. A Foreign Office spokeswoman said: "We are in touch with local authorities following an incident in Jerusalem on April 14."