Palestinians fire at Jerusalem police, attackers shot dead

Two Palestinians opened fire on Israeli police just outside Jerusalem`s old city walls before being shot dead by officers, police told AFP.

Jerusalem: Two Palestinians opened fire on Israeli police just outside Jerusalem`s old city walls before being shot dead by officers, police told AFP.

"Two terrorists were shot and killed, both of whom fired at security forces," police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld told an AFP reporter at the scene, on the border of east and west Jerusalem.