TERRORISTS KILL 4, WOUND 39 IN HADERA
Israel Channel 2
28.....Two Arab terrorists sprayed bullets from a red van into a
group of Israelis waiting at a bus stop on the main street of Hadera.
Latest reports state that four people have been killed and over
39 have been wounded.
The two terrorists
were shot dead by an Israeli police patrol, Israeli police said.
The terrorist group Islamic Jihad claimed responsibility for the
attack in a videotaped message, according to The Associated Press.
of four women lying dead at a bus stop in Hadera, Israel.
The second Arab terrorist attack in a day which claimed 5 lives
and wounded 40
reported that two Arabs jumped out of a car at 2:30 p.m. and started
to fire at random at Israelis on Hadera's President Street, when
police shot and killed the terrorists.
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Hadera is located
between Tel Aviv and Haifa in Central Israel, inside the "Green
the Prime Minister's Office have stated that this is just another
example of broken promises made by Yassar Arafat and illustrates
his lack of control over his own people. They ask: "To those
in Washington - tell us - who are we supposed to negotiate with?"
Many Israelis have grown tired of the US State Department "demanding"
that Israelis "restrain" themselves as they watch President
Bush "smoking out terrorists in Afghanistan" with "no
room for negotiation."
Many Israeli government officials believe that in the US State Department's
attempt to appease Arab countries in the American led Anti-Terror
Coalition, are actually breeding more terrorist attacks against
of the Hadera shooting attack were transported to the emergency
room. Two were pronounced dead on arrival in the trauma room. Two
others are in extremely critical condition and four in moderate
condition. Of the four, three are already being prepped for emergency
told Israel Army Radio she could see the body of one of the gunmen
lying on the street in a pool of blood, with an automatic rifle
next to him. Another witness stated: ``I heard bursts of fire and
I thought it was lightning,'' said Yaakov Roth-Levy, who watched
the drama unfold from his balcony. ``I saw two people sitting with
bowed heads and one lying on the ground. A red car was being fired
on. I saw the terrorist fall out of it.''
said one of the attackers got out of a red van and started shooting,
while the other remained inside the vehicle. Police shot and killed
them both, the witness, Danny Kerem, told Army Radio.
still rushing to the scene of the attack in Hadera as police and
emergency security services seal off the area.
least 180 Israelis have been killed since the Palestinian uprising
against Israel began in September 2000.
Incitement, terrorism and violence began shortly after Yassar Arafat
walked away from a peace agreement at Camp David.