A Palestinian mother Kefa Cial, ex-wife of Samir Kuntar and the mother of his three children, justified the elimination of the Lebanese terrorist who was released from an Israeli prison in the deal for the return of the bodies of Eldad Regev and Ehud Goldwasser.
«Kuntar and the Hezbollah were in Syria, the Arab land. And not to be at war with the Zionist enemy, to fight the occupation. They fought with the Syrians and the Palestinians. We will not sympathize with murderers. It serves him killed,» she said.
As reported by the media, the evening of 19 November, the Israeli air force aircraft fired four missiles on a building in one of the suburbs of Damascus. Nine people died, among which was Samir Kuntar. The building was completely destroyed.
The Syrian authorities and the command of Hizbullah strongly condemned the elimination of the terrorist. The leader of Lebanese group Hassan Nasrallah had delivered a speech in which he promised to revenge for murder «at the time and in a certain situation».
However, noted by the media, many Syrians are asking why the Israeli aircraft were not intercepted by the Russian air force. In their opinion, or the efficacy of s-400 is exaggerated or Kuntar was liquidated with the consent of the Russian authorities.
Samir Kuntar. Summary
53-year-old Samir Kuntar at the end of last year he was appointed commander of one of divisions «Hezbollah» operating in the Syrian part of the Golan heights.
In 1979, the year that 17-year-old teenager, he took part in the terrorist attack of militants of the «Front for the liberation of Palestine» on Israeli town of Nahariya. The militants shot and killed 28-year-old Dani Haran in front of his 4-year-old daughter Einat, and then, according to the investigation, Kuntar smashed the head with the butt girl, and the terrorists broke into the house. Mother Smadar Haran – with 2-year-old daughter Yael was hiding in the attic and pressed the girl’s mouth with his hand, so that she did not cry, the girl suffocated and died. In the shootout with the terrorists killed a policeman. The Kuntar after the arrest claimed that no one was killed, because he was wounded in a shootout with police before Israelis were killed.
On 16 July 2008 along with four other terrorists, Kuntar was released from prison in exchange for the bodies of Israeli soldiers Ehud Goldwasser and Eldad Regev, killed by Hizbullah in July 2006. After his release, speaking at the celebrations arranged in his honour by the leadership of Hezbollah, Samir Kuntar openly declared that killed Israeli civilians, and vowed to continue «to kill the Zionists».