Israel razes 2 terrorists’ homes in eastern Jerusalem

A view of eastern Jerusalem. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to Israeli security forces on Monday razed the homes of two terrorists in the eastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Jabel Mukaber. The demolition was carried out according to government orders.

The IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said the first home belonged to Bahaa Mohammed Khalil Alian, one of the terrorists who carried out an Oct. 13 terrorist attack on a bus traveling between Jerusalem’s Jewish neighborhood of Armon Hanatziv and Arab neighborhood of Jabel Mukaber. Haviv Haim, 78, Alon Govberg, 51, and Richard Lakin, 76, were murdered in the attack, and 10 other passengers were wounded.

The second home belonged to Alaa Abu Jamal, who killed Rabbi Yeshayahu Krishevsky in a separate terrorist attack that took place in the heart of Jerusalem on Oct. 13.

Posted on January 5, 2016 .