|Hebron, moments before the shooting by |
an IDF soldier of a woman whose knife
was detected by a security machine and
who evidently pulled it to launch a
stabbing attack [Image Source: Reuters]
This Ongoing War..
23 September '15..
There's nothing quite as potent as holidays to expose our neighbours' passion for the sort of lethal violence we described yesterday ["22-Sep-15: What do the Palestinian Arabs think?"]
Tonight is the night after Yom Kippur, the 25 hour day of fasting, introspection and prayer that ended here in Jerusalem about 6 hours ago, and is drawing to a close right now in North and South America. It's also the start of the Muslim festival of Eid el-Adha.
Here's a selective, non-chronological summary of how the day (and the evening before it) passed for those charged with keeping Israelis (of every sort) safe.
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