Tel Aviv – Together – Hebrew media said that one of the perpetrators of the Jerusalem operation, which resulted in the killing of 3 Israelis and the wounding of 12 others, Murad Nimr, a freed prisoner who spent 10 years in occupation prisons on charges of planning to carry out operations, and Ibrahim Nimr, a freed prisoner, and they are Hamas activists, according to a statement. Shin Bet.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, “Hamas activists in the West Bank, Jerusalem and Gaza must be targeted.”
Meanwhile, the Mayor of Jerusalem said, “We will increase the presence of security patrols in Jerusalem.”
The occupation police raided the home of the perpetrators of the Jerusalem operation in Sur Baher and arrested a number of family members.
Knesset Member Yisrael Katz called for the withdrawal of the identity cards and rights of the family members of the perpetrators of the shooting attack in Jerusalem.
“Today I submitted a request to the Minister of Justice to withdraw the blue ID card of the family members of the perpetrators, including deprivation of all privileges,” Katz said. “We must strike supporters of terrorism everywhere.”
The occupation authorities announced the killing of Rabbi Elimelech Wasserman, who holds the position of Dean of the Rabbinical Court in Ashdod, in the Jerusalem operation.
A member of the Israeli emergency government, Benny Gantz, commented on the shooting, saying, “This operation is further evidence of our commitment to continue fighting vigorously.”
Source: Maan News Agency