Like David and Goliath eh, a stone versus the American / Israeli military might. And what about a settler with a gun, or stick, or flame. Using your logic they are all attempted murder. So it's ok to punish them severely and swiftly, or is that just for Palestinians. Like a tear gas canister to the head! Let's not forget the ICC, because the rest of the world hasn't.
Police arrest 18-year-old Palestinian suspected in Old City stabbing (Haaretz)