Four are dead, one critically wounded, and ten lightly wounded as a truck rammed into a group of soldiers in the IDF officers training course, near the promenade of Armon HaNatziv in Jerusalem just before 1:30 PM Sunday afternoon.
The soldiers were getting off a bus when the truck rammed into them.
According to Channel 10 News, Arab passers by who witnessed the fatal attack stood and applauded.
Those following Israeli news is familiar with the recent conviction of Sgt. Elor Azaria by a military panel of judges for his shooting of a subdued terrorist in Hebron. A majority of Israeli society is extremely upset by this ruling, and afraid that it will instill a fear in IDF soldiers in shooting terrorists when necessary. Well, the tour guide who accompanied the IDF cadets on their visit to Armon Hanatziv in Jerusalem Sunday afternoon told Army Radio that they hesitated to shoot at that truck as it was speeding in their direction. He attributed their fateful pause to the recent military court ruling against Sgt. Elor Azaria.