The nature of the victim's wounds has left him otherwise unable to communicate with police.
While there is no comparison with its neighbors, Israel does score lower than most other nations in the free world, by the measures of this report.
A round up of news briefs from around the country.
A roundup of news from around Israel.
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At Independence Day events around the country, leaders tend to talk about Israel’s achievements, but seldom do they mention the input of deeply committed philanthropists from around the world.
“We wanted to keep the photos out as long as we could but we felt like we had no option [but] to print them today”, Pearson's aunt said.
Around 40 percent of those injured or killed in traffic accidents are Arabs and while 16 percent of Israeli drivers are Arabs, they make up 30 percent of those injured or killed.
A third of young Arabs said they do not use safety belts.