Another sad day for journalism: “Israel Admits It Might Have Killed Journalist, Shireen Abu Akleh, Attacks Her Funeral

Israel Admits It Might Have Killed Journalist, Attacks Her Funeral

Israeli police attacked the funeral of Shireen Abu Akleh in occupied East Jerusalem on Friday, nearly causing

Prominent Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh shot dead by Israeli bullet to the head

Dubbed ‘Voice of Palestine’, the journalist’s murder is mourned by many

Originally published on Global Voices



“It is not easy to change reality, but I was at least able to carry these voices to the world,” assassinated correspondent Shireen Abu Akleh said in a previous interview about her 25 years of reporting on Palestine. On May 11, she was shot dead by an Israeli bullet to her head, sending waves of grief and rage across those who followed the Palestinian cause. Image by alwatan_live, CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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