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Posts Tagged: Elor Azaria prison

May 8, 2018 9:55 am

Elor Azaria Released From Prison

JNS.org - Private Elor Azaria, who was found guilty of shooting already-neutralized terrorist Abdel Fattah al-Sharif at point-blank range in Hebron in 2016, was released from...

November 23, 2017 12:33 pm

40 Israeli Lawmakers Sign Petition Urging Presidential Pardon for Hebron Shooter

JNS.org - Some 40 Israeli lawmakers on Wednesday signed a petition urging President Reuven Rivlin to pardon Elor Azaria, the IDF soldier convicted and jailed for...

August 9, 2017 5:26 pm

Hebron Shooter Begins Serving 18-Month Prison Sentence

JNS.org - After a trial and appeal that lasted for a year and a half, Elor Azaria, the IDF soldier who shot and killed an immobilized...

July 30, 2017 11:35 am

Israeli Military Court Rejects Appeals in Elor Azaria Trial, Upholds Manslaughter Conviction, Sentence

The Military Court of Appeals rejected Sunday both an appeal in the Elor Azaria trial, upholding both the manslaughter conviction and 18-month sentence given to the former soldier...

February 24, 2017 3:45 pm

UN Human Rights Commissioner Calls Prison Sentence for IDF Soldier Who Killed Subdued Terrorist ‘Excessively Lenient’

JNS.org - The human rights office of the United Nations described the prison sentence handed down to Israel Defense Forces Sgt. Elor Azaria, who killed an incapacitated...


The Integration Between Israeli and American Jews in New Jersey

JNS.org - Rather than a classroom setting, New Jersey middle and high school students participating in the Israeli-American Council’s (IAC)...

Senior US Police and Public Safety Officials Boost Skills in Israel

JNS.org - After two intensive weeks of public-safety leadership training with Israel’s top police...

IDF Cyber Defenders Prepare Their Responses to the ‘Unknown Threat’

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces' cyber defenders are preparing to deal with future...


Putin and I Want ‘Safety for Israel,’ Trump Declares at Joint N...

At a joint news conference in Helsinki on Monday dominated by President Donald Trump's insistence that Russia did not interfere...


With New Airport, Israel’s Eilat Competes for European Tourists

Once almost lost to international tourism, the Israeli resort city of Eilat hopes a new airport will attract a million foreign visitors a year by 2025, with eastern Europeans especially offering...

Middle East

Syrian Army Says It Captures Strategic Hill Overlooking Israeli Border

The Syrian army and its allies have taken control of a strategic hill overlooking Israel's Golan Heights as it expands an offensive to seize the remaining parts of the southwest from...