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Attack on synagogue in Jerusalem

Updated 8:30 AM ET, Tue November 18, 2014
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Israeli emergency personnel carry a body outside a synagogue on Tuesday, November 18, in the deadliest attack in Jerusalem in six years. Armed with knives and axes, two Palestinian men broke into the synagogue in the Har Nof area of western Jerusalem, killing four worshippers and wounding six others, Israeli police said. Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images
Emergency workers carry a body from the synagogue on November 18. Three of the men killed were dual Israeli-U.S. citizens, and the fourth was a dual British-Israeli citizen, an Israeli police spokesman said. Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images
A woman cries near the synagogue while looking on the scene of the attack November 18. Jerusalem has been on edge after a series of deadly stabbings and vehicle attacks. Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images
Response teams clean blood from the scene November 18. Police also shot and killed the attackers. Ariel Schalit/AP
An emergency responder wipes blood off the street outside the synagogue November 18. Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images
People appear dazed outside the synagogue after the attack November 18. Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images
People watch responders at the scene of the attack November 18. The FBI will investigate the synagogue attack because three victims were U.S. citizens, a U.S. law enforcement official said. JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images
A response worker navigates the scene of the attack. Sebastian Scheiner/AP