IDF officer gets six years in prison for rape

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 29, 2006 10:38




The military appeals court at IDF Headquarters on Friday morning sentenced Col. Atef Zaher to six years in prison for the rape of a female soldier who had served under his command. Zaher was demoted to the rank of private, and he will be forced to pay his accuser 35,000 NIS compensation.


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