web analytics
August 25, 2016 / 21 Av, 5776

Posts Tagged ‘Arab terrorism’

Bulletproof – Where Does Hope Lie? [audio]

Friday, July 8th, 2016

Ari dedicates this show to the two souls murdered by Arab terrorists last week in Judea and Samaria. He says that despite the darkness, some rays of light shined through.

He also discusses whether there is a solution – diplomatic or otherwise – to the current wave of Arab terrorism and, if not, what to do now.

Bulletproof 07Jul – PODCAST

Israel News Talk Radio

EXCLUSIVE: Eyewitness Reveals More Details Surrounding the Murder of 13-Year-Old Israeli-American Girl

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

[First Published in Western Journalism.]

While the knife jihad in Israel continues, new details emerged about what exactly happened last week Wednesday when 13-year-old Israeli-American Hallel Yaffa Ariel was slaughtered by a 19-year-old Palestinian Authority Arab terrorist in the town of Kiryat Arba near Hebron in Israel.

A source in the security forces of Kiryat Arba who wishes to remain anonymous told Western Journalism what happened in the house where the girl was sleeping, exhausted after a dance recital in Jerusalem the night before.

The horrific terrorist act that rocked Israeli society began when an alarm about a breach in the security fence was sent to members of the rapid response security team.

One of the security guards who responded to the alarm originally thought that the alarm was caused by youths who exit the town via the fence, but when he arrived in the area he noticed suspicious sounds coming out of the house of the Ariel family.

At that moment a second member of the security team arrived, and the guards decided to call Amichai, Hallel’s father, who is also a member of the local civilian rapid response security team. He confirmed that his daughter was at home.

A short while later, the father of the girl arrived to open the front door of the house, followed by one of the security guards. He immediately went to the girl’s room to check if everything was OK. When he opened the door, he saw his daughter bleeding from multiple stab wounds. Ariel called out Hallel’s name, but she didn’t respond. He then tried to resuscitate her but soon realized that his daughter had died. He then collapsed in shock.

At the same time, one of the other security guards noticed from his position in the corridor a moving shadow behind a closet in the room. He understood that the terrorist was still there and was trying to hide behind the closet.

He noticed that the terrorist, Mohammad Tra’ayra from the village Bani Na’im near Hebron, was in the possession of a very large knife that looked like a sword. The guard decided to neutralize Tra’ayra, shooting him two times in the back.

Tra’ayra collapsed, but that didn’t prevent him from stabbing the second security guard, who also was hit in his head by a ricocheting bullet. His colleague saved his life by shooting the terrorist in the head.

The wounded security guard lost an eye but the bullet miraculously didn’t reach his brain.

All this happened in the span of a few seconds, the source told Western Journalism.

He said that the girl had eight stab wounds in her upper body and that the terrorist also stabbed Hallel in her throat.

At Hallel’s funeral, her dance instructor called the girl  “a princess in white with a penetrating gaze and a stormy silence about her.”

“Yesterday, like a white bird, you danced the dance of your life,” Esther Marom said, referring to Hallel’s dance performance in Jerusalem the night before the horrific terrorist act.

Hallel’s mother, Rina Ariel, said at the funeral, “God, Father, how do you give a eulogy for a 13-and-a-half-year-old girl? I had the merit of giving birth to you and from that moment on my life was filled with light. For 13-and-a-half years you gave her to me for safekeeping, and now I give her back to you. But Father, there’s no more room up there in heaven, the people of Kiryat Arba have already filled it.”

She also had something to say to the mother of Mohammad Tra’ayra.

“I want to address the mother of the terrorist who did this. I teach my children to love and you’ve have educated yours to hate,” Hallel’s mother said.

Later Rina Ariel stunned the thousands of Israelis who came to her home in Kiryat Arba to comfort the family. Instead, she comforted her fellow Israelis.

She told them to be strong and that by living in Kiryat Arba (the place where Abraham once lived, according to the Bible) Israelis show the Palestinian Authority Arabs that they will win. By living in places the Arabs claim as their sole property, Jews pave the way to the rebuilding of the Temple (Har HaBayit), she told her sobbing visitors before eulogizing her daughter.

The Palestinian Authority, meanwhile, has yet to condemn the ruthless murder of Hallel Yaffa Ariel.

PA President Mahmoud Abbas made no official statement after the attack and reportedly refused to answer telephone calls from foreign leaders who wanted to urge him to condemn the murder. He also ordered Palestinian Authority media not to report on the brutal attack.

Yochanan Visser

Chava Mark Continues to Improve, Shuki Gilboa Getting Better

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

Chava Mark, who was seriously wounded in the terror attack last Friday near Otniel, has shown significant improvement.

Hadassah hospital reports that Chava is now completely awake and conscious. Her condition has been upgraded to Moderate.

Chava’s husband Miki was murdered in the attack. Two of her children, Tehila and Pedaya, were wounded.

The condition of Shuki Gilboa, the first response fighter who lost his eye in the Kiryat Arba terror attack in which 13-year-old Hallel Ariel was murdered, is also improving according to the hospital.

Jewish Press News Briefs

Beyond The Matrix – It is Better to Feel Than Not to Feel [audio]

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Ira and Rod continue the discussion on the pain we feel as Israelis when we deal with death. The guys are joined by Nisan Jaffe, a personal friend of Hallel Yaffa Ariel’s grandmother. Hallel is the 13-year-old girl from Kiryat Arba who was killed in her sleep by a terrorist.

Beyond The Matrix 05Jul – PODCAST

Israel News Talk Radio

Terrorist Neutralized At Hitchhiking Post in the Shomron

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

A female terrorist tried to stab a soldier at the Gitai Evyasar junction hitchhiking post on Road 5 in the Shomron on Tuesday evening.

A civilian was waiting in the hitchhiking post, and two soldiers were guarding it.

The female terrorist approached and raised the soldier’s suspicions, so they asked her to show them her ID. She then tried to stab one of the soldiers.

The soldiers then shot and neutralized the terrorist.

No one was wounded in the attack.

The terrorist was moderately to seriously wounded, and received medical aid from the soldiers.

Update: Beilinson hospital reports the terrorist is in serious condition, unconscious and on a respirator.

Jewish Press News Briefs

IDF and Security Forces Demolish Homes of Two Islamic Terrorists

Monday, July 4th, 2016

By Jonathan Benedek/TPS

IDF forces in coordination with Border Policemen and the Civil Administration in Judea and Samaria demolished the homes of Islamic terrorists Anan Hamad and Issa Assaf from the Qalandiya. north of Jerusalem on Monday.

Hamad and Assaf carried out a stabbing attack at Jerusalem’s Jaffa Gate on December 23, 2015, killing 45-year old Rabbi Reuven Biermacher and 46-year-old Ofer Ben Ari who sustained gunshot wounds from Border Policemen who were firing in the direction of the attackers.

Local refugee camp residents threw stones and blocks and even opened fire in the direction of the soldiers as the homes were being demolished. IDF troops and Border Policemen responded with riot control measures and live ammunition, leading to the injury of six Arabs.

During the operation, IDF soldiers confiscated an M16 rifle, two pipe bombs, and several bottles of flammable paint.

TPS / Tazpit News Agency

Mother in Otniel Drive-by Shooting Attack Improving

Monday, July 4th, 2016

Orit Mark, one of the daughters of Miki Mark who was murdered on Friday in a drive-by terror attack near Otniel, sent out an SMS message to her friends on Monday that her mother’s condition was improving, according to a Ynet article.

She wrote, “We’re seeing a miracle. Mother is talking, kissing, holding our hand. Everything is from your prayers, my dear friends, and from my father who is causing a revolution in heaven.”

There are 10 brothers and sisters in the Mark family.

Chava Mark, the mother, was seriously wounded in the upper body by the gunfire. Tehila Mark, a daughter, was moderately wounded, and Pedaya Mark, a son, was lightly wounded.

The terrorists have not yet been captured.

Jewish Press News Briefs

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/mother-in-drive-by-shooting-attack-near-otniel-improving/2016/07/04/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: