The Duma Flames Died Down, but the Death Toll Keeps Rising
Hours after the Dawabsheh child was burned to death, an overwrought Laith Khaladi went with friends to a checkpoint, where they threw firebombs that did no damage. The soldiers retaliated, killing Laith.
He too was killed by the Israel Defense Forces. Laith Khaldi was a 15-year-old high-school student in Bir Zeit, adjacent to Ramallah. His father is the head of the student administration at Birzeit University.
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