Federal Minister Steinmeier on yesterday's bulldozer attack in Jerusalem

03.07.2008 - Press release

Yesterday a man driving a bulldozer went on the rampage in East Jerusalem, killing at least three people and injuring numerous others, some seriously.

Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement on this incident today (3 July) in Berlin:

“I am deeply shocked at yesterday's brutal act in the heart of Jerusalem which cost the lives of at least three Israelis and injured numerous others.

At this difficult time our sympathy goes out to the families of those killed, and we wish the injured a speedy and full recovery.”

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