Middle East Five injured after Palestinian drives into Israeli pedestrians, police say

The attack took place at the same intersection where a Palestinian man rammed his car into a crowded train platform in November.

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A Palestinian assailant rammed his car into a group of Israeli pedestrians near an Israeli police station in east Jerusalem on Friday, injuring four officers and a bystander, and lunged at security guards with a knife before being shot and wounded, the police said.