Abbas’ PLO Faction Calls Killer of 13-Year-Old American-Israeli Girl a ‘Martyr’


israeli-girl Hallel Ariel

Patrick Goodenough – July 1, 2016

( – Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah organization on Thursday declared a “martyr” a Palestinian who stabbed to death a 13-year-old Israeli-American girl in her bed.

Muhammad Taraireh, 17, then stabbed and wounded a community security guard before he was shot dead by another guard.

The attack that cost the life of Hallel Ariel took place in Kiryat Arba, an Israeli village on the outskirts of P.A.-controlled Hebron that is viewed by the international community as an illegal settlement.