Israeli military court looks into case of Elor Azaria

The Israeli military court in Jaffa today looks into the appeal of soldier Elor Azaria, who shot dea`1URRd a wounded Palestinian youth in Hebron on 24 March 2016.Azaria in February was sentenced to 18 months in prison over “manslaughter”, a move which caused wide criticism against Israeli bias towards the crimes of its soldiers.
 
The prosecutors demanded 3 – 5 years in jail, saying that the sentence Azaria received did not match the dangerousness of his crime. Media reports today said that Azaria’s lawyer will try to refute the prosecutors’ demands through looking at other similar cases of Israeli soldiers who did not receive harsh punishment for such acts.
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