npr.org – Two assailants, armed with a gun, knives and axes, launched an attack on worshippers at a Jerusalem Synagogue on Tuesday. It left four dead and at least six others wounded. The New York Times reports police officers rushed to the scene and the assailants were killed during a firefight with police. CNN adds: “Later on Tuesday, Israeli security forces moved into the slain attackers’ neighborhood of Jabel Mukaber and clashed with residents, arresting nine people, police said.

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