(JTA) – A Palestinian man was sentenced to life in prison for killing an Israeli soldier by dropping a marble slab on his head.
Staff Sgt. Ronen Lubarsky, 20, of the elite Duvdevan unit, died on May 26, 2018, two days after Islam Yousef Abu Hamid dropped the slab on his head from three floors up during an army raid on a Palestinian refugee camp near Ramallah. The raid targeted members of a terror cell involved in recent attacks and shootings against Israelis. [Read more…]