Terrorism & Security Tensions flare as Israeli police kill suspect in Temple Mount shooting (+video)

Police said the Palestinian man attempted to assassinate Yehuda Glick, a controversial rabbi who advocates for greater Jewish access to the Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City, a holy site for both Muslims and Jews. 

By , Correspondent

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Israeli police shot and killed a Palestinian man in Jerusalem early Thursday, alleging that he had attempted to assassinate a controversial right-wing Israeli activist the previous evening. The shooting threatens to further fan conflict that has been simmering in the city over the past month.