Sodmi brothers fit to stand trial for Kalantarov murder

A Welfare Ministry investigative committee has deemed Naor and Adir Sodmi, the twin brothers indicted in the December 2009murder of 7-year-old Leon Kalantarov from Bnei Ayish, fit tostand trial, Army Radio reportedThursday.

According to the committee's report,the pair are not mentally challenged and therefore, are responsiblefor their actions.

The state attorney accuses the Sodmitwins of strangling Kalantarov to death after assaulting himsexually.