Israel's Walla news website, however, has since reported that the stabbing victim had succumbed to her injuries. The man was restrained and pinned down to the ground by police and civilians at the scene before being taken into investigation.
Jerusalem's Hadassah Medical Center said the woman died soon after she was rushed there following the attack on Friday.
The British embassy told the Guardian that it was in touch with local authorities following the incident, but didn't comment beyond that. "We are providing support for her family at this hard time and are in touch with the local authorities".
Bladon was a theology student at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom, who had begun her guest studies at the Hebrew University, which confirmed her identity to the media, in January. It is unclear if she is also an Israeli citizen. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent condolences in a statement issued by his office.
Israeli security service, Shin Bet, who apparently disclosed the identity of the assailant, said in a statement: "This is one of many instances where a Palestinian suffering personal strife... chooses to carry out an attack in order to find release for his problems".
According to the Shin Bet, Tamimi recently tried to commit suicide by swallowing a razor blade at a hospital in northern Israel, and was found guilty of sexually assaulting his daughter in 2011.
Emergency services and police are seen at the scene of an stabbing attack in Jerusalem Friday, April 14, 2017.
A young British tourist was stabbed to death in Jerusalem on Friday, officials said, close to the Old City as it was packed with vacationers, Christians celebrating Good Friday and Jews enjoying Passover.
A wave of street attacks by Palestinians in Israel, Jerusalem and the Israeli-occupied West Bank since October 2015 has previously killed 37 Israelis and two American tourists.
According to AFP figures, some 250 Palestinians, a Jordanian and a Sudanese migrant have also been killed, majority in the course of carrying out attacks, Israel says, and numerous others in clashes with troops in the West Bank and at the Gaza border, as well as in Israeli airstrikes in the Gaza Strip in response to rocket attacks.
Others were shot dead during protests or clashes, while some were killed in Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip.
As of Sunday, 10 of the 15 people wounded in the truck attack in the Swedish capital remained hospitalized, including one child. A fire broke out Friday afternoon at the store after the truck smashed into shoppers at its entrance on Drottninggatan street.
Speaking to 2FM's Game On, Dunphy said: "It's a bit of a mystery why Mourinho is so savage with him and repeatedly digs him out". But we've got a home game next, let's see if we can get some momentum, try to get a win in that and we'll try to do that".
It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow. "We have no firm information to indicate was any involvement by Russia or Russian forces into this attack", he said .
North Korea's vice foreign minister says it will conduct its next nuclear test whenever its supreme headquarters sees fit. The Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi, while speaking to media, had said, "Military force can not resolve the issue".
This morning it was discovered that Apple was on the list for road testing autonomous vehicle permits in California. There have been reports in the past year that Apple scaled back plans to build its own vehicle.
The world's No. 1 player said he'll return to the PGA Tour at the Wells Fargo Championships at Eagle Point Golf Club from May 4-7. He showed up Thursday morning to give it a try, but Johnson wound up withdrawing before teeing a ball on the first hole.
The new selective schools proposed by the government will support "young people from every background, not the privileged few". On Sky News, Greening said the government wanted a "system that puts ordinary working families at its heart".
However, other MOF materials could be altered, making it capable of absorbing 40 percent of its weight in water . The background image shows individual MOF crystals, which are packed into the water harvester.
Members of the public are urged not to approach the teens if they locate them, but to contact Triple zero (000) immediately. The teenagers were arrested on the Monaro Highway, ACT, and taken to the ACT Watch House.
Government ministers said they hoped to have cleared legal hurdles in time to implement the legal marijuana proposal by July 2018. If the law succeeds, Canada will be the second country in the world to legalize marijuana . "We're going to change that".
The woman, who is in her twenties, was then taken for further treatment to the Hadassah Medical Center, Mount Scopus. She was brought to the hospital in critical condition, with multiple stab wounds to the upper body, a medic said.
India, Bangladesh sign 22 agreements in various sectors
They sustain our peoples and their livelihoods. "And, the one that has attracted the greatest attention is the Teesta", he said. However, the pressing issues Bangladesh faces with India seem to have lost steam in the fanfare of this historic visit.
NCAA football recruiting changes at a glance
This portion of the legislation doesn't become effective until August 1 and will affect the class of 2019. Only the Collegiate Commissioners Association can create new National Letter of Intent signing periods.
Galaxy S8 pre-orders exceed those of S7
Samsung hasn't yet started shipping out the first of its flagship phones for 2017, and the numbers are already looking impressive. Announced at the end of last month, the new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are the latest iteration of Samsung's flagship smartphone .