Arab Israeli mother indicted for carrying a knife and writing she wants 'to become a martyr'

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October 27, 2015 16:50

 
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An Arab-Israeli woman was indicted Monday for carrying a knife and threatening to stab Jews.

Fatima Abu Tzvaih, a 34-year-old mother of four from the town of Ar'arat an-Naqab in the Negev, was caught carrying a knife and had messaged  her sister via Whatsapp that she "wants to carry out a stabbing attack against Jews and become a martyr."

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