Israel detains soldier accused of killing wounded Palestinian
24 March 2016, 18:32
Jerusalem - An Israeli soldier was detained on Thursday
after allegedly shooting a wounded Palestinian assailant in the head and
killing him as he lay on the ground, the army said.
A video posted online showed the Palestinian, who had
earlier allegedly stabbed a soldier along with another man in the West Bank
city of Hebron, lying on the ground after being shot.
The soldier then appears to shoot him again in the head
An army spokeswoman called the incident a "grave
breach of [military] values", adding that an investigation had begun and
"the soldier involved has been detained".