Israel Arrests Mother, 2 Sisters of Palestinian Shooter Suspect

09 October, 2018, 16:43 | Author: Emmett Rice
  • Israeli security forces search the northern West Bank after a fatal shooting attack in Barkan Industrial Park in the northern West Bank

On Monday, Israeli forces briefly arrested the sister of the suspected shooter in the West Bank city of Nablus for questioning.

The Israeli authorities have ratcheted up security measures on Palestinian laborers who work at the Barkan settlement in the occupied West Bank.

After the attack the suspect fled the scene, still armed with the submachine gun, the military said. Since then, four of the hundreds of attacks of cold steel and firearms, explosive devices, and collisions of cars in Israel and the West Bank of the Jordan river was killed more than 50 Israelis and a few foreigners.

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said: "This was not only an attack on innocent people going about their daily lives, it was also an attack on the possibility of Israelis and Palestinians co-existing peacefully".

The suspected assailant worked at the park, which employs both Israelis and Palestinians.

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According to local media, a third woman, 54, was injured and transferred to a hospital. Israeli military say that they burned 8 thousand acres of "Israeli land", killing 100 animals.

Israelis have portrayed the industrial zone as a symbol of coexistence, though it is located entirely in the West Bank, occupied by Israel since 1967.

The UNRWA statement, released yesterday, reveals that the fatal shooting by Israeli snipers of a Palestinian child on 28 September brought to 13 the total number of UNRWA students who have been killed since 30 March 2018 in the context of the "Great March of Return" protests.

The Palestinian Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip plans to launch the first marine ambulance to provide emergency medical assistance to protesters during anti-occupation demonstrations in the blockaded territory.

"Since 2015, Palestinians have killed over 50 Israelis, two visiting Americans and a British tourist in stabbings, shootings and car-ramming attacks".

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