4-26-02 - Ynet: Palestinian plan to poison water with cyanide, made chemical and
Aaron Lerner Date: 26 April 2002
The following is IMRA's translation of an item that appeared in Yediot Ahronot's internet
news service , ynet.co.il. Essentially the same story was broadcast this morning on Israel
Palestinian plan to poison water with cyanide
A "senior source" in Israel revealed yesterday (Thursday) that the Palestinians
have produced chemical and biological bombs to hurt Israeli population centers as well as
water reservoirs in the country.
According to the source, during the course of the Israeli invasion of the Palestinian
cities in the West Bank in Operation Defensive Shield, stores of "dirty" bombs
were discovered - chemical and biological weapons.
The source noted that the bombs were quite primitive, but could have done considerable
This week it was revealed that Bin Laden's Al-Qa'ida produced similar bombs.
The source revealed that the bombs were produced by the Palestinians in various locations
in the West Bank using material purchased in Israel, including huge amounts of potash and
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