Israel: Deputy mayor’s daughter Zahra Hanif killed in car bombing

A 28-year-old daughter of the Arab deputy mayor of Shefa-‘Amr Israel, Zahra Hanif has been killed in a car bomb blast.

According to media reports, when rescue officials arrived at the scene after the bombing last night, flames were rising from the vehicle.

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Zahra Hanif, who was killed in the blast, was a social activist who spoke out on women’s rights and issues in the Arab community.

According to police, an explosive device was planted in the vehicle. They said that this is a premeditated plot of murder, no arrest has been made so far.

Deputy Mayor Faraz Hanif said, “I am a famous public figure. I have always helped people without any hesitation. I never thought that I would ever be the victim of riots.”

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