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Terrorist who accidentally also wounded herself while carrying out a car bomb attack is a victim of Israeli “violence against women”

Cartoon published in the official PA daily



Text on cartoon: “Violence against women – Israa Ja’abis”


The cartoon shows terrorist Israa Ja’abis crying. Ja’abis was wounded after detonating a gas balloon that also wounded an Israeli police officer.



Israa Ja’abis – 31-year-old female Palestinian terrorist, resident of East Jerusalem, who carried out a car bomb attack near Ma’ale Adumim, a few kilometers east of Jerusalem, on Oct. 11, 2015. A policeman who noticed a suspicious vehicle signaled for the driver to stop, after which she drove closer to a group of police officers and detonated a gas balloon. One policeman suffered light injuries and Ja’abis was seriously injured. Ja'abis was serving a sentence of 11 years before being released after 8 years in prison as part of a prisoner exchange deal on Nov. 24, 2023, between Israel and Hamas in which Israel agreed to release 150 terrorist prisoners in exchange for 50 Israeli hostages during the Israeli counter-terror operation against Hamas’ terror war on Israel.

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