Jerusalem chief rabbi visits mourning tent of killed autistic Palestinian man – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Meanwhile, Israel’s public security minister said he would advance a requirement that police officers be trained to recognize a person with a disability.

 

JERUSALEM (JTA) — A Jerusalem chief rabbi visited the family of Iyad Halak, the autistic Palestinian man who was shot to death by Israeli Border Police, at their mourning tent in eastern Jerusalem.

Aryeh Stern, the city’s Ashkenazi chief rabbi, also met local Muslim leaders at the tent on Tuesday evening.

Source: Jerusalem chief rabbi visits mourning tent of killed autistic Palestinian man – Jewish Telegraphic Agency


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