A 19 year ols female Israeli soldier was stabbed multiple times ans seriously wounded by a palestinis arab assilant aboard Jerusalem's new light rail transit system on thursday morning .
An eyewitness recounted the heartbreaking scene for the ynet news portal;
I was sitting on the train there were no screams or anything to indicate something had happend .When i looked back i suddenly saw a commotion and as i approached i saw the young woman beeding . she mumbled why did this happen to me
The victim is at a jerusalem bospital suffering from serious stab wounds to here chest.
The Jerusalem municipality temporarily cancelled train service to northrn jerusalem in the wake of the attack. critics of the light rail project long warned that it would be nearly impossible to protect passengers from stabbings shootings and bombingd aboard the largely unmonitored trains.( by israel today magazine)