Palestinians Blame Israel for Death of Detainee With Leukemia

Hassan A-Turabi, 22, was arrested in January for possession of a Molotov cocktail and weapons. He was released from jail three weeks ago upon being hospitalized for the pre-existing disease.

A Palestinian detainee died Tuesday morning in the Ha'Emek Hospital in Afula. Hassan A-Turabi, 22, a resident of a village next to Nablus, suffered from Leukemia and was sent to the hospital three weeks ago due to his deteriorating condition. He was released from detention upon being hospitalized.