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  Cheshvan 17, 5775 , 10/11/14

Stabbing Suspect Affiliated with Islamic Jihad

Maher Hamdi al-Hashalmoun, the terrorist who carried out this evening's fatal stabbing attack in Gush Etzion, is affiliated with the Islamic Jihad movement. 

It remains unclear if the attack was carried out with the knowledge of Islamic Jihad officials, or independently.

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