if someone wants to kill you with a "pitchfork" or a knife, they need to be closer than 5 feet to you. someone with a gun can shoot you from 100 feet away. I hardly doubt that those kids where anywhere close to the IDF soldiers who shot them. think about the distance.
Judge sets $1m bond for Ohio officer charged in murder of unarmed African-American (Reuters)
from the article: PA accuses Israel of killing Palestinian teens 'in cold blood'