Elor Azaria - the Israeli soldier who shot a wounded Palestinian attacker | DW Documentary

Danke für die Bewertung! Teile es mit Deinen Freunden!

Danke für Deine Bewertung!

Eingetragen von ava
7 Aufrufe
An Israeli soldier killed a wounded Palestinian attacker in the West Bank city of Hebron in 2016. The incident sparked public debate.
Two young Palestinian men attack Israeli soldiers in the West Bank city of Hebron with knives. One of the attackers is shot dead; the other is wounded, left lying on the ground unable to move. What happened next would spark debate in Israeli society like few other events in the country’s history.
As army medics help a soldier wounded in the attack into an ambulance, one of them, Elor Azaria, suddenly lifts his weapon and shoots the wounded Palestinian in the head. A human rights activist on the site secretly records the event. The then 18-year-old member of the Israeli Defense Forces is later convicted of manslaughter for the execution-style killing by a military tribunal, but is released after spending just nine months behind bars. The documentary shows how his act continues to divide society in the Middle Eastern country. To some, Azaria is nothing more than a murderer. For many Israelis, however, he’s a hero.
_______
DW Documentary gives you knowledge beyond the headlines. Watch high-class documentaries from German broadcasters and international production companies. Meet intriguing people, travel to distant lands, get a look behind the complexities of daily life and build a deeper understanding of current affairs and global events. Subscribe and explore the world around you with DW Documentary.
Subscribe to DW Documentary:
#
For more documentaries visit:
Instagram
Facebook:
DW netiquette policy:
Kategorien
Documentary

Schreibe einen Kommentar

Du musst Dich Anmelden oder Registrieren, um einen Kommentar zu schreiben.

Kommentare

Schreib als Erster einen Kommentar zu diesem Video