IDF Forces Kill Top Islamic Jihad Terror Operative

Date: 05/02/2009, 2:41 PM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

Last night (Feb. 4), a top Islamic Jihad terror operative was killed by IDF (Zahal) forces in the town of Kabatiya.

Ala Abu Tor, 21, had attempted to carry out terror attacks in Israel in recent months, and has been involved in carrying out several past attacks against Israel.

IDF (Zahal) forces identified Ala Abu Tor as armed; they then fired and confirmed a hit.