Police on Thursday, 1 Rosh Chodesh Kislev, announced the stabbing incident in Eilat last month on October 29 was a terror attack. An Israeli woman was stabbed, B”H only lightly injured and a 24-year-old suspect was taken into custody. The terrorist is an Israeli Arab resident of Um el-Fahm, 24. He has admitted the attack was an act of terror.
Police report the terrorist explained he was influenced by the recent video footage of other terror attacks appearing in the media.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)