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May, 2016

  • 9 May

    Trial Begins For IDF Soldier Who Killed Palestinian Assailant ‘Execution Style’

    The father (C, back) of Israeli soldier Elor Azaria (C, seated), who is charged with manslaughter by the Israeli military after he shot a wounded Palestinian assailant as he lay on the ground in Hebron on March 24. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

    Soldier fatally shot Palestinian assailant who was wounded and detained. The trial for an Israeli soldier who fatally shot a wounded Palestinian assailant in Hebron as he was detained and lying on the ground officially began Monday, highlighting a rare case within the Israeli justice system focusing on allegations of excessive …

April, 2016

  • 4 April

    Israel Rallies Around Soldier Who Killed Palestinian Assailant “Execution Style”

    Israeli citizens at a rally to support Elor Azaria. 

Photo Credit: Daily Beast

    Israeli Defense Force (IDF) soldier shot and killed wounded, unarmed Palestinian assailant who had already surrendered  Palestinian assailant previously stabbed a soldier at a checkpoint Poll Shows 82% of Israelis believe soldier was justified in killing  It was just a few minutes of smartphone footage, but it was enough to …