Peace Now to Barak: Open inquiry into Bil'in woman's death

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 1, 2011 17:22

The Peace Now organization on Saturday called on Defense Minister Ehud Barak to set up an external inquiry committee to investigate IDF conduct during the weekly demonstration against the security barrier in Bil'in" where a Palestinian woman was allegedly seriously injured Friday.

Jawaher Abu Rahma, 36, allegedly inhaled large amounts of tear gas dispensed by IDF soldiers to disperse the protesters and later died at home after being released from hospital.


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