Palestinian teen Osama Hajajeh flees Israeli soldiers, Tuqu, April 18, 2019. AFP

Bleeding, Blindfolded and Cuffed, Osama Tried to Run. Then Came the Second Shot

Osama Hajajeh, a Palestinian shepherd boy, is in the hospital with serious gunshot wounds to both his legs. Photos of him being shot while trying to flee Israeli commandos, bound and blindfolded, illustrate just how low the IDF has come. 'He's not a hero. He just wanted to live,' his father says

He’s in room 3 of the surgical ward for men on the second floor of Al-Hussein Government Hospital, in Beit Jala, near Bethlehem: a 16-year-old with a shy smile and feeble speech, who groans with pain whenever...

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