Palestinian prisoners enter Gaza 311.
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A Palestinian terrorist who was released in last week’s prisoner-exchange
agreement with Hamas boasted over the weekend that “it used to cost me only NIS
3 to kill a Jew.”
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Khaled Juaidi, a member of Islamic Jihad who spent 25
years in prison for murdering three Jews, told the Hamas-affiliated newspaper
Falasteen Al-An: “I used to buy a knife or dagger for a NIS 1.5 and then pay
another NIS 1.5 to get to the area to carry out the operation.”
was convicted of stabbing to death three Jews in different parts of the Gaza
Strip in 1986.
His knifing sprees triggered a wave of stabbings of Jews
in the Palestinian territories and Israel back then. His supporters refer to him
as the man who sparked the “revolution of knives” against Jews.
also boasted that it took only one strike to kill each one of his
“If I hadn’t killed them with the first strike, my identity
would have been revealed,” he explained.
He praised Hamas for kidnapping
IDF soldier Gilad Schalit and called on Palestinians to understand that the
“path of resistance” was the only way to secure the release of Palestinian