Killing of abu Akleh shows Israel will always be guilty to the world
Seth J. Frantzman
May 12, 2022
…While some say they want an international investigation because they don’t trust Israel’s authorities to carry out an investigation, others didn’t even wait for any investigation before accusing Israel and then demanding an end to “apartheid” or support for Israel. This narrative was already set in place before Abu Akleh was killed. She is then placed into the narrative. The narrative is like a train track and it has only one destination which is a desire to blame Israel and heap hatred on Israel, and then any example that fits this is put onto the track. The issue here is that Israel has no chance of ever being innocent. It doesn’t matter if there is an international investigation because the guilty verdict has already been handed down. READ MORE
TIMES OF ISRAEL Palestinians refuse joint Israeli probe into reporter’s death; won’t transfer bullet The Palestinian Authority said on Thursday it had refused Israel’s request to conduct a joint investigation into the death of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh.“Israel requested a joint investigation and the handing over of the bullet that assassinated the journalist Shireen, and we refused that…
ALGEMEINER Palestinians May Try to Damage Evidence Related to Reporter’s Death, Israeli Sources Warn Israeli officials told American and international counterparts that there is a suspicion that Palestinian authorities are trying to destroy or damage evidence related to the death of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, in order to make it impossible to determine who shot her, Yedioth Achronot reported on Thursday.