Archive: 8/5/2014
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  8/5/2014, Av 9, 5774

Minister: Revoke Israeli Citizenship of Terrorist in 2012 Attack


Minister of the Interior, Gideon Sa'ar (Likud), has submitted a request to Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein to revoke the citizenship of Muhammad Faraj, for his 2012 terror attack on a Dan bus in central Tel Aviv, where 26 people were injured.

The Tel Aviv District Court convicted Faraj on 24 counts of attempted murder, aiding and abetting the enemy, use of explosives, and intent to cause serious injury.