>> Jerusalem's Damascus Gate is often the scene of violence. Simultaneous attacks on Friday saw a Palestinian stab a border police officer to death, while two others attacked a group of Israeli police officers with guns and knives, wounding one.>> If you look at terror attacks around the world, it sometimes takes hours or many minutes, this terror attack, it was two scenes, the first took a few seconds, the second took one to two minutes.
Very, very quickly it was over and the three terrorists are killed.>> Islamic State says it was behind the assault, the first time it's claimed an attack in Israeli occupied territory. But Israeli authorities say they've found no evidence of a link. Hamas defection which rules the nearby Gaza Strip also dismissing the claim, saying the attackers were affiliated with them.
A wave of Palestinian street attacks began in October 2015. At least 252 Palestinians, 42 Israelis, and one Jordanian citizen have been killed since.