A series of deadly attacks in Israel... assailants launched three attacks Thursday - targeting a passenger bus, a military patrol and a private car - according to officials. The assailants were armed with heavy weapons, guns and explosives - and launched the three attacks in quick succession near Israel's border with Egypt.

Fox News Radio's Courtney Kealy reports from Jersualem:

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Avital Leibovitch, Spokesperson for Israeli Defense Forces, describes one of the attacks in Israel Thursday that claimed the lives of at least five people... listen HERE:

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Listen here to sounds of a helicopter flying to a hospital in the town of Beersheba:

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Watch video of Fox's Leland Vittert reporting on the attack from outside Jerusalem