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Jericho governor “conveyed blessings and pride” to terrorist murderer

Headline: “Honoring the family of prisoner Ahmad Kaabneh at the end of a study course for the prisoners in Jericho”

“Jericho and Jordan Valley District Governor Jihad Abu Al-Asal honored prisoner Ahmad Mahmoud Kaabneh (i.e., terrorist, murdered 2), who has been in the occupation’s prison for a quarter of a century. He is one of the [prisoners] who completed the study course on the PLO inside the occupation’s prisons. [Abu Al-Asal] gave the prisoner’s mother, wife, and family the course completion certificate and honorary plaques…
Governor Abu Al-Asal conveyed the blessings and pride of [PA] President Mahmoud Abbas, [PLO] Executive Committee Secretary Hussein Al-Sheikh, and the members of the Fatah Movement Central Committee…
One hundred and twenty prisoners participated in the training, including prisoner Ahmad Mahmoud Kaabneh, who has been imprisoned since 1997 and who was sentenced by the occupation authorities to 2 life sentences and another 6 years.”


Hussein Al-Sheikh also serves as Head of the PLO Negotiations Affairs Department, Fatah Central Committee member, and Head of Civil Affairs in the PA.


Ahmad Mahmoud Kaabneh – Palestinian terrorist who stabbed and murdered 2 Israelis – Hagit Zavitsky and Liat Kastiel, both 23 – while they were hiking in Wadi Qelt near Kfar Adumim, east of Jerusalem, on April 24, 1997. Kaabneh confessed to the murders and is serving 2 life sentences.