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Father of six Tamir Avihai named as West Bank terror victim

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

A photo released by the family of Tamir Avihai, who was killed in a terror attack near the northern West Bank settlement of Ariel on November 15, 2022. (Courtesy)
A photo released by the family of Tamir Avihai, who was killed in a terror attack near the northern West Bank settlement of Ariel on November 15, 2022. (Courtesy)

One of the victims of the terror attack this morning near Ariel is named as 50-year-old Tamir Avihai.

Avihai, a resident of the settlement of Kiryat Netafim and a father of six, was killed when the terrorist rammed his car into him, following a stabbing spree that left two others dead.

There are no immediate details on when his funeral will take place.

The other victims have not yet been named.

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