Israeli soldier convicted for shooting dead Palestinian assailant

Israeli soldier convicted for shooting dead Palestinian assailant

An Israeli soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian assailant as he lay on the ground posing no apparent threat was convicted of manslaughter Wednesday after a trial that deeply divided the country.

Israel army denies claim second wounded Palestinian shot dead

Israel army denies claim second wounded Palestinian shot dead

The Israeli army denied on Tuesday that a second Palestinian killed in March was shot dead while already wounded, after claims by a human rights group.

Autopsy backs case against Israel soldier who shot Palestinian

Autopsy backs case against Israel soldier who shot Palestinian

An autopsy on a Palestinian assailant showed Sunday that he was killed by a bullet to the head, backing a manslaughter case against an Israeli soldier caught on video shooting him, a doctor said.

Israeli soldier filmed shooting Palestinian placed under arrest

Israeli soldier filmed shooting Palestinian placed under arrest

An Israeli soldier caught on video shooting and killing a wounded Palestinian assailant will be held under arrest on base until his next court appearance, a military court ruled Friday.