Shoot boys armed with pitchforks? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • EGB
    • 21.03.10 | 20:51 (IST)

    Do you think that disarming a boy with a pitchfork requires use of deadly force? Maybe if a soldier was down and the boy was standing over him it would qualify. Absent that, it's murder. I hope we see further descriptions, maybe videos, of this encounter so we can see what it was. BTW, a shot to the heart is tough to pull of if one is being attacked; it's quite easy for a trained shooter from a fixed position. The other boy was hit in the head. Think about it.

    from the article: PA accuses Israel of killing Palestinian teens 'in cold blood'
    First published 09:51 21.03.10 | Last updated 11:01 31.03.10
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