BBC admits it was inappropriate to ignore Israeli victim and focus on slain Palestinians who committed murder

BBC regrets headline that victimized Jerusalem attackers
by Staff
June 18, 2017

The BBC on Sunday apologized for a headline it published when reporting on a Palestinian terror attack in Jerusalem on Friday, admitting that its focus on the three slain assailants, rather than the Israeli victim, was inappropriate. “We accept that our original headline did not appropriately reflect the nature of the events and subsequently changed it,” BBC said in a statement… The British news service’s preliminary reporting on the attack, in which Border Police Staff Sgt. Hadas Malka, 23, was stabbed to death, was headlined “Three Palestinians killed after deadly stabbing in Jerusalem.” READ MORE

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