«Brigades al-Kuds» — a fighting the terrorist group Islamic Jihad, has claimed responsibility for the murder of 29-year-old Itamar Ben Gal at the entrance to Ariel. This reports belonging «Hezbollah» the Lebanese TV channel «al-Manar».
The resulting channel is the statement of Ben Gal called «a soldier of the occupying army». Jihadists claim that the struggle against the invaders will continue until the full liberation of Palestine.
Rabbi Ben Gal was a teacher at the yeshiva in har Bracha and the class teacher at the yeshiva for students of the movement «Bnei Akiva» in Givat Shmuel. He was killed at the moment when heading to the ceremony of circumcision nephew of his wife.
19-year-old terrorist carried an Israeli identity card. His father is a Palestinian Arab resident of Nablus. Mother is Israeli. In the account of the terrorist in the social network Facebook there are numerous records of anti-Israel content.