Palestinian Linked to Hamas Cut Gas Lines in Jerusalem Jewish Neighborhood

(Jerusalem Post) Yaakov Lappin - The Israel Security Agency announced on Wednesday the arrest of Aziz Musa Uwisat, 48, from eastern Jerusalem, on suspicion of cutting gas lines in residential buildings in Jerusalem as part of a terror campaign. After hearing about a gas leak that led to a deadly building collapse in Jerusalem in January, he decided to sabotage gas pipes in residential buildings housing Israeli Jews in order to kill as many people as he could. According to Israel Channel 2 TV, he had been previously known to security forces as a Hamas operative.

2014-03-12 00:00:00

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