Residents look at the remains of homes demolished in the Bedouin village of Umm al-Hiran in southern Israel, January 25, 2017. Alex Levac

Despicable Terrorist? Bedouin Village in Israel's South Mourns a Beloved Teacher

No one in Umm al-Hiran believes Yakub Musa Abu al-Kiyan, a father of 13, intentionally ran over a police officer; residents remember his calls against violence: 'Let them demolish the house, only let no one be hurt.'

Raba al-Kiyan wanders amid the ruins. She steps through them silently, alone, not uttering a sound. A woman in a traditional dress and a faded pink sweatshirt walking mutely on the desert sand among the...

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