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Israeli Soldier Who Shot Supine Assailant Charged With Manslaughter

By Rami Amichay JAFFA, Israel, April 18 – The Israeli military filed manslaughter charges on Monday against a soldier who shot a wounded Palestinian assailant as he lay on the ground in a killing a poll said many Israelis felt was justified. The defendant – a conscript infantry medic whose name has been barred from

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Two Palestinians Who Stabbed Israeli Soldier Shot Dead in West Bank

JERUSALEM, March 24 – Two Palestinian assailants who attacked an Israeli soldier in the occupied West Bank town of Hebron on Thursday were shot dead by other troops at the scene, the military said in a statement. The Palestinian health ministry confirmed the deaths of two men but gave no further details. “Two assailants stabbed

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Palestinian Shot Dead after Stabbing Israeli Policemen in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM, Feb 19 – Israeli security forces shot dead a Palestinian man on Friday after he stabbed two police officers outside Jerusalem’s walled Old City, police said, as a wave of heightened violence persisted into its fifth month. The bloodshed has raised concern of wider escalation a decade after the last Palestinian uprising subsided. “The

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