Israel succeeded in eliminating one of the most brutal forces of terror in Gaza this week.
IDF Spokesperson Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus commented on Thursday on the targeted assassination of Islamic Jihad commander Baha Abu Al Ata. The IDF took out the terror boss early Tuesday morning, after which his band of thugs proceeded to launch 360 rockets at Israeli civilians.
Speaking to the Israeli media about why this the Islamic Jihad leader had to be eliminated, Conricus explained that he had “lots of Israeli blood on his hands” and threatened the lives of citizens across Jewish state.
“The bottom line is that Baha Abu al-Ata’s … time had come,” commented Conricus, providing details about the daring operation that to the terrorist’s demise.