Israeli soldier Elor Azaria (R), who was caught on video shooting a wounded Palestinian assailant in the head as he lay on the ground, arrives with his father for a hearing at a military appeals court in Tel Aviv on November 23, 2016. / AFP / JACK GUEZ (Photo credit …

Netanyahu Urges Pardon for Convicted ‘Hebron Shooter’ Elor Azaria

TEL AVIV – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday reiterated his support for the pardoning of IDF soldier Elor Azaria. In a case that rocked the nation here, Azaria was sentenced by an Israeli military court two days ago to 18 months in jail

An Israeli forensics expert gathers evidence as security forces and emergency personnel gather at the site of a vehicle-ramming attack in Jerusalem on January 8, 2017. Four Israeli soldiers were killed when they were run down by a truck in Jerusalem in what police were treating as a deliberate attack, …

Shooter of Truck Terrorist: Soldiers Hesitated to Act Due to Elor Azaria Conviction

The military trainer that shot and killed the terrorist who rammed his truck into a group of people killing four in Jerusalem’s Armon Hanatziv neighborhood on Sunday said that IDF soldiers on the scene were hesitant to shoot due in part to the conviction of IDF soldier Elor Azaria on manslaughter charges.

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Protests Break Out Following Conviction of Hebron Soldier Elor Azaria

Some 400 protesters rioted and clashed with police outside the Kirya IDF headquarters in Tel Aviv on Wednesday both before and after Sgt. Elor Azaria was convicted of manslaughter after shooting dead a seriously wounded terrorist in Hebron. At least four of the protesters were arrested.

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IDF Soldier Who Shot Hebron Terrorist ‘Admits To 90% Of Case,’ Prosecution Says

The Jerusalem Post reports: the IDF soldier charged with manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an immobilized terrorist in Hebron in March “admits to 90 percent of the case” and the onus is on him to prove his claims of self defense, the military prosecution said Wednesday in the ongoing trial of Sgt. Elor Azaria.

Sgt. Elor Azariais the Israeli soldier, charged with manslaughter by the Israeli military after he shot a wounded Palestinian assailant as he lay on the ground in Hebron on March 24, is hugged by his mother during a hearing at a military court in Jaffa near Tel Aviv, Israel April …

Hebron Soldier Charged With Manslaughter, Named

Ynetnews reports:  Sergeant Elor Azaria, 20, from Ramla, the Kfir Brigade soldier who shot dead an already-neutralized terrorist in Hebron, was charged with manslaughter at the Jaffa Military Court on Monday. He was also charged with inappropriate behavior. The Jaffa