Israeli Officers Rattled by Death of Elderly Palestinian: 'Soldiers Didn't See a Human Being'

Inquiry findings set to be presented to Israeli military chief of staff ■ Officers say suspected conduct of those involved in detaining the man is highly concerning

Amos Harel
Amos Harel
Amos Harel
Amos Harel

The death of Omar As’ad, an 80-year-old Palestinian who was wounded during his arrest by Israeli soldiers north of Ramallah about three weeks ago, is emerging as one of the most serious incidents in the West Bank in recent years.

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