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Prisoner serving life sentence starts MA degree in prison

“Prisoners Mahmoud Abu Kharabish and Jum’a Adam (i.e., terrorists, murdered 5 together with an accomplice) from the Jericho district have begun their 32nd year in the occupation’s prisons.

The [PA-funded] Prisoners’ Club said in a press release… that prisoner Jum’a completed high school and bachelor’s degree studies in prison, and recently began to complete a master’s degree in political science.”

Jum'a Adam, Ahmad Takrouri, and Mahmoud Abu Kharabish - Palestinian terrorists who threw a Molotov cocktail at an Israeli bus in Jericho in 1988, murdering a mother and her 3 children, as well as an Israeli soldier who tried to rescue them. All 3 terrorists were sentenced to life sentences. Takrouri was released in the Shalit prisoner exchange deal in 2011. Adam and Kharabish were scheduled to be released in 2014 in an Israeli gesture as part of peace talks, but the release was cancelled.