if Pearlman was ordered to do it or not. The defence of I was only following orders only applies if you are a member of the organisation giving you the orders. Unless Pearlman was a member of Shin Bet he cannot use it as a defence. He is no better than Kuntar a cowardly murderer who always selected targets who couldn't fight back. Terrorist scum who deserves to rot in jail.
Mexico approves U.S. extradition warrant for fugitive kingpin 'El Chapo' (Reuters)
from the article: Friend of alleged Jewish terrorist: Shin Bet is panicking