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  Iyar 25, 5775 , 14/05/15

Alon Shvut Car Terrorist: I Wanted to Harm Israelis

It has been revealed that Mohammed Arafiyya, the terrorist who executed the car attack today on Highway 60 at the entrance to Alon Shvut, had just been let out of jail one year ago on charges of having thrown rocks and carrying weapons.

During the initial interrogations by the Shin-Bet (General Security Services - GSS), Arafiyya admitted that he had committed the attack with the intent to hurt Israelis from nationalistic motives. Authorities are continuing their investigation at this time.

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