Benjamin Netanyahu said the Israeli government is working “day and night” to catch killers
The Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, said that a series of deadly attacks against Israelis was financed by Iran. , in the West Bank, where a woman was shot dead earlier in the day.
“We are in the middle of a terrorist attack. This terrorist attack is encouraged, guided and financed by Iran and its satellite states.”, said Netanyahu alongside Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant. He even said they are “working around the clock to catch the killers”.
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According to newspaper information The Jerusalem Post, Palestinians stopped an Israeli car on Route 60, near Beit Hagai Junction, and shot the vehicle at least 20 times, killing Batsheva Nigri, in front of her 6-year-old daughter. Driver Aryeh Gottlieb is in serious condition.
Gallant stated that the “terrorism is all guided by Iran, which is looking for any way to harm Israeli citizens”. The minister also stated that additional measures will be taken to ensure the safety of Israel’s citizens, and will “making those responsible pay”.