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Israel strips residence rights for widow of synagogue attacker
Israel strips residence rights for widow of synagogue attacker

A week after Ghassan Abu Jamal took part in an attack that killed five Israelis in a Jerusalem synagogue, Israeli officials announced Wednesday that his widow will be stripped of the permit allowing her residence in Jerusalem and that she'll be returned to the Palestinian-controlled territories. The move came as Israeli officials weighed comprehensive legislation with harsh punitive measures against perpetrators of attacks and their families. ------------ For the Record Nov. 26, 2:20 p.m.: An earlier version of this article incorrectly spelled Israeli lawmaker Yariv Levin's last name Levine. ------------ In addition to losing the status granted upon her marriage to a...

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