Israel returns bodies of 3 Palestinian attackers from Jerusalem

Israeli soldiers stand guard next to the site where a Palestinian man was shot dead after he reportedly rammed into a group of Israeli soldiers in the Israeli occupied West Bank on December 24, 2015Israel has returned the bodies of three Palestinians killed carrying out attacks, their families said Tuesday, in the first such handover in east Jerusalem in three months of violence. Ishak Badran and Ahmed Quneibi, both from Kafr Aqeb in east Jerusalem, were buried at noon, while the body of Mohammad Said was laid to rest in a separate ceremony nearby. At the same time, 139 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces, most while carrying out attacks.

Share this article