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  8/13/2009, Av 23, 5769

Al-Aksa Brigades Claims Responsibility for Shooting


The Al-Aksa Martyrs Brigades, which is linked to the Fatah faction that leads the Palestinian Authority, has claimed responsibility for a shooting attack in Binyamin. The group is led by Imad Morniah.

Two Israeli civilians were wounded in Wednesday’s terrorist attack near Eli. They said that a car with Israeli license plates signaled them to stop. The terrorists subsequently opened fire from the car window. The civilians were evacuated to the Shaarei Tzedek Medical Center in Jerusalem.