Terrorist killed as he continued to stab an Israeli civilian was "executed in cold blood" according to the PA
Official PA TV, special broadcast following the killing of terrorists Sanad Abu Atiya and Yazid Al-Sa’adi in Jenin – see note below
Official PA TV host: “In the Bethlehem district the situation is not so different. The death as a Martyr of Nidal Ja’afreh (i.e., terrorist, wounded 1 person), 30, was announced approximately an hour ago. The occupation forces executed him in cold blood (sic., civilian passengers shot Ja’afreh to stop him from continuing to stab his victim). He is from the village of Al-Doha in the Bethlehem district.”
Sanad Abu Atiya and Yazid Al-Sa’adi – Palestinian terrorists and reportedly Islamic Jihad members aged 17 and 23 respectively who, together with other terrorists, opened fire on Israeli security forces conducting arrests of 17 terror suspects in Jenin on March 31, 2022. Abu Atiya and Al-Sa’adi were killed in the ensuing exchange of fire, as was another unidentified terrorist, and seven terrorists were wounded; on the Israeli side, one soldier was wounded.
Nidal Ja’afreh – Palestinian terrorist who stabbed and wounded an Israeli civilian using a screwdriver while they were riding on a bus in Gush Etzion south of Jerusalem on March 31, 2022. Ja’afreh was shot and killed by two other civilian passengers on the bus, ending the attack.