State sentences Palestinian terrorist tackled by ‘super’ Mayor Barkat to 18 years

A 17-year-old Palestinian minor was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Sunday at the Jerusalem District Court for an attempted terror attack partially halted when the assailant was tackled by Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat

The Jerusalem District Attorney’s Office filed an indictment with the Jerusalem District Court Juvenile Division against the minor in March.

The Palestinian was videoed stabbing a 30-year-old haredi man at IDF Square in Jerusalem on February 22, before being subdued by Barkat. 

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/State-sentences-Palestinian-terrorist-tackled-by-super-Mayor-Barkat-to-18-years-455989

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