Three Palestinians shot dead after killing Israeli officer

A statement issued by its Amaq news agency said: “Let the Jews expect the demise of their entity at the hands of the Caliphate soldiers”. All of the terrorists were from the village of Deir Abu-Mashal, a village near Ramallah and had been previously arrested for security related offenses.If IS’s claim of involvement was true, it would be its first direct action against Israel.Al-Quds said the new USA ambassador to Israel is expected to visit an illegal Israeli settlement in the occupied Syrian Golan Heights, which, if it does happen, will be the first for a U.S. diplomat to an Israeli settlement. “There are great differences and conflicts between Daesh and Hamas”.Despite Hamas’s rejection, ISIS is known to have Palestinians among its ranks. Police Staff Sgt. Maj.The female officer identified as Hadas Malka, later succumbed to her wounds.During the attack, the police officer was killed and others were wounded, according to IS.Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said the ISIS claim on the Jerusalem attack was an attempt to “muddy the waters“, adding that the attack was carried out by “two Palestinians from the PFLP and a third from Hamas”.He was first reported to have been involved in the attack and killed but the police later said he, and four other Palestinians, was apparently shot by mistake and was still alive.The group is a small radical leftist group, operating within the Palestine Liberation Organization led by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.Most of the attacks have been carried out by “lone wolves”, some only in their teens, and Israel has dubbed the violence “popular terrorism”.Earlier this year, IS claimed that it had launched a rocket attack from Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula into Israel. “He was my only hope in life, he planned to learn a job and work and help me in life”.Friday’s attack is the latest in a wave of unrest that has rocked Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories since October 2015. In that time, some 250 Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire, a majority of them attackers, according to authorities.Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that he had instructed the police to increase security measures around Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate.There is trouble in Israel as #Jerusalem is the centre of another terror attack.Israel had eased restrictions on the entrance of Palestinians from the West Bank for Ramadan, including permitting daily family visits during Sundays through Thursdays.In response to a Jerusalem Border control guard being stabbed to death in a Jerusalem coordinated stabbing attack by 2 Muslim terrorists, the BBC wrote an article titled: “Three Palestinians killed after deadly stabbing in Jerusalem“.Associated Press writer Maamoun Youssef contributed to this report from Cairo.