Two West Bank Palestinians Confess to Itamar Massacre

(Ha'aretz) Anshel Pfeffer - Israeli security forces have arrested Amjad Awad, 19, and Hakim Awad 18, of the West Bank Arab village of Awarta, who have admitted to committing last month's murder of five family members in Itamar, it was revealed on Sunday. On March 11, the murderers killed Ehud and Ruth Fogel, along with three of their children - Yoav, 10, Elad, 4, and Hadas, a three-month-old baby. The two suspects are members of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). Six additional Palestinians were arrested for aiding the perpetrators.

2011-04-18 00:00:00

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