(October 30, 2022 / JNS) After learning that a Jew had died in a terrorist attack in Kiryat Arba, near Hebron, on Saturday night, local Palestinians celebrated in Ibn Rushd Square, according to a video circulated on social media.
Im Tirtzu tweeted in response to what was claimed to be a video showing a celebration of the murder: “These are our enemies. This is what they do without a state or an Army. We’ve seen the movie, we’re not interested in the sequel.”
These are our enemies. This is what they do without a state or an Army. We've seen the movie, we're not interested in the sequel. https://t.co/pcp7GYinBk
— Im Tirtzu (@IMTIzionism) October 30, 2022
The 50-year-old Israeli killed at the entrance to Kiryat Arba has been identified as Ronen Hanania.
The mass shooting was perpetrated by Muhammad al-Jabari, reportedly a member of a new terrorist faction affiliated with Hamas. He was shot dead by security forces.
Jabari wounded three other people—a medic, who is in serious condition; Hanania’s son; and a Palestinian man.
Jewish News Syndicate
With geographic, political and social divides growing wider, high-quality reporting and informed analysis are more important than ever to keep people connected.
Our ability to cover the most important issues in Israel and throughout the Jewish world—without the standard media bias—depends on the support of committed readers.
If you appreciate the value of our news service and recognize how JNS stands out among the competition, please click on the link and make a one-time or monthly contribution.
We appreciate your support.