Fuld, Friedman wrote, “was a passionate defender of Israel and an American patriot. He represented the best of both countries, and will be deeply missed. May his family be comforted and his memory be blessed.” French ambassador to Israel Hélène Le Gal tweeted, "All my condolences to the family of Ari Fuld."
America grieves as one of its citizens was brutally murdered by a Palestinian terrorist. Ari Fuld was a passionate defender of Israel & an American patriot. He represented the best of both countries & will be deeply missed. May his family be comforted & his memory be blessed.— David M. Friedman (@USAmbIsrael) September 16, 2018
European Union envoy Emanuele Giaufret also sent condolences stating on Twitter: “There can be no justification for violence and terror.”
Toutes mes condoléances à la famille d’Ari Fuld, victime d’une attaque au couteau ce matin en Cisjordanie. Rien ne justifie de tels actes terroristes.— Hélène Le Gal (@HeleneLeGal) September 16, 2018
President Reuven Rivlin said Fuld “displayed exceptional courage and fought until the last moment. We, too, will pursue by any means the perpetrators of this attack.” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu likewise praised Fuld’s heroism.“With his last strength, Ari fought heroically against the terrorist and prevented a graver tragedy,” Netanyahu said. “He was an outstanding father to four children who fought for the truth on the side of Israeli hasbara [advocacy].”
My condolences to the family of the Israeli civilian victim of a stabbing attack in the West Bank today. There can be no justification for violence and terror.— Emanuele Giaufret (@EGiaufretEU) September 16, 2018