03 July 2020

Remembering Mohammad Abu Khdeir, 6 years on


by Kathryn ShihadahMohammad Abu Khdeir, 16, was kidnapped and murdered on July 2, 2014, near his East Jerusalem home. He was beaten, then doused with gasoline and, according to his autopsy, set on fire while still alive. His Israeli killers were caught; two are serving life sentences, and a third was sentenced to 21 years.The day before Mohammad’s kidnapping, 3 Israeli teens from an Israeli settlement had been buried, after having been themselves kidnapped and killed by Palestinians. (In the [...]