A terrorist in a white car drove by the Ofra Junction Sunday night at around 9:45 p.m. He slowed his car, rolled down his window and shot at a group of young people lighting Hanukkah candles in memory of a car accident at a bus stop near the junction.
A delegation of high level officials and civilians from Brazil recently landed in Israel. As part of their activities, they took part in a special tree-planting in Ofra – part of Israel’s biblical heartland. The delegation arrived amid a sea-change in Brazil’s stance toward the Jewish state.