New stabbing near Tel Aviv, civilians detain attacker

Israeli security forces gather at the scene where an Arab man on a Jerusalem bus stabbed an off-duty Israeli soldier before being shot dead, on October 12, 2015It was the 21st stabbing attack in Israel, Jerusalem and the West Bank since October 3. The attacks along with violent protests in annexed east Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank have led to warnings that a full-scale Palestinian uprising, or third intifada, could erupt. On Monday evening, dozens of Gaza residents broke through the border fence and briefly entered Israel before being pushed back by troops, Palestinian witnesses said.

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