After repeatedly accusing Israel of planting knives next to the bodies of terrorists to make it appear they were attacking Israelis, a justification for killing them, an official Palestinian source has abruptly admitted the attackers were carrying out “stabbing operations,” reports Joseph Farah’s G2 Bulletin.
The news comes from Palestinian Media Watch, which translated a report in the official Palestinian Authority newspaper Al-Hayat Al-Jadida.
The Palestinian paper said the so-called “Al-Aqsa uprising” in 2015, a Palestinian terror wave in which 40 people were murdered, “broke out spontaneously against the Israeli occupation’s insistence on interfering in the affairs of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and continuing its Judaization.” During the one-year uprising the paper said, 250 Palestinian civilians died as Martyrs, “161 of them while carrying out stabbing operations against the occupation’s soldiers and its settlers.”
PMW pointed out, however, that during that time period, Palestinians accused Israelis of fabricating the stabbing attacks, including in published cartoons. The accusation was