Israeli raid kills Hamas member said to be behind attack

A house is severly damaged in an exchange of fire between Israeli soldiers and Palestinians in the West Bank village of Surif, on July 27, 2016Israeli forces fired anti-tank missiles at a house in the West Bank after a shootout overnight, killing a Hamas member accused of a deadly attack on a rabbi, authorities said Wednesday. Several other people were arrested in the hours-long raid in the village of Surif, near Hebron. “After extensive research, we found the hideout of the terrorist who killed Michael Mark,” Colonel Roman Gofman, commander of the brigade that led the operation, said in a video distributed by the military.

Share this article