Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot accuses politicians of lying about his conduct in the case of Sgt. Elor Azaria, who shot and killed a prone Palestinian attacker in Hebron.
Here are ten cases that show the hard line military courts usually take in sentencing soldiers - unlike the case of Sgt. Elor Azaria, who got 18 months for shooting and killing a prone Palestinian attacker.
What Sgt. Elor Azaria did, what he got for it and what's up next.
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Elor Azaria was convicted of manslaughter after shooting and killing Abdel Fattah al-Sharif, a wounded and incapacitated Palestinian assailant, in Hebron in March 2016.
The IDF won’t admit that Palestinian farmers need a military escort to work their own lands in order to keep the settlers from running riot.
A youth mumbles something, and asked to repeat it, says, 'Me, break bones? I invited you to coffee.'
Prosecutor asks court to show leniency to Sgt. Elor Azaria, who was convicted of manslaughter in the killing an unarmed wounded Palestinian assailant.
The army, however, denies that any leniency deal was in the works after Sgt. Elor Azaria was convicted of manslaughter for killing a Palestinian assailant.
Twenty years, 12 affairs, three attorney generals, two state comptrollers – and no indictments.