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Israel: Clashes erupt after Israeli soldier convicted for killing wounded Palestinian02:30

Israel: Clashes erupt after Israeli soldier convicted for killing wounded Palestinian

Israel, Tel Aviv
January 4, 2017 at 15:17 GMT -00:00 · Published

Scuffles erupted between police and supporters of IDF Sergeant Elor Azaria in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, after a military court convicted Azaria of manslaughter for killing a wounded Palestinian in Hebron.

Demonstrators blocked a major Tel Aviv intersection and clashed with police forces close to the courtroom where military judges announced the verdict.

Azaria was caught on video fatally shooting a wounded Palestinian attacker in Hebron last March. The court is expected to issue Azaria's sentence at a later date.

Israel: Clashes erupt after Israeli soldier convicted for killing wounded Palestinian02:30
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Scuffles erupted between police and supporters of IDF Sergeant Elor Azaria in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, after a military court convicted Azaria of manslaughter for killing a wounded Palestinian in Hebron.

Demonstrators blocked a major Tel Aviv intersection and clashed with police forces close to the courtroom where military judges announced the verdict.

Azaria was caught on video fatally shooting a wounded Palestinian attacker in Hebron last March. The court is expected to issue Azaria's sentence at a later date.

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