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Two dead and nine wounded in Israel bus station attack

An Eritrean man, mistaken for a 'terrorist' by Israeli police, has died after he was shot and subsequently beaten by bystanders after an attack on a bus station in Beersheba.

One soldier was killed and nine people wounded after a Palestinian gunman opened fire in the latest in a month of deadly conflict in the region. The shooter was also killed by Israeli security after a protracted gun battle.

An investigation is to be conducted into the shooting of the innocent man, police said.

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Several wounded in two Jerusalem attacks

One people have died and at least four people have been hurt after separate stabbing and shooting attacks in Jerusalem, Associated Press reports, citing Israeli police.

Israel Defence Forces appeared to confirm the two attacks, saying in one incident an attacker had run over and stabbed four civilians at a bus stop.

It said that in another shooting and stabbing attack on a bus, several people had been injured.

It added the attackers had been shot in both instances.

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