Thousands Rally for Soldier Who Shot Palestinian Assailant; Netanyahu Urges Calm

'He's a hero,' 'Release the soldier,' protesters chant in show of solidarity with Sgt. Elor Azaria in Tel Aviv's Rabin Square; news crew extricated after surrounded by crowd.

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Nearly 2,000 people rallied Tuesday evening for Sgt. Elor Azaria, an Israeli army medic who was indicted for manslaughter for shooting a wounded Palestinian assailant to death in Hebron last month.