• US lawmakers decry Israeli forces for attacking the funeral procession of slain Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh: 'This is just cruel'

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Israeli police in East Jerusalem beat mourners in the funeral process of slain journalist Shireen Abu Akleh on May 13, 2022. Ammar Awad/Reuters
    Israeli police beat mourners in the funeral procession of a prominent Al Jazeera journalist.
    Bernie Sanders decried the incident as an "outrage," while Ilhan Omar said it was "just cruel."
    Al Jazeera and eyewitnesses say Israeli forces shot and killed Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh.
    Congressional lawmakers and both current and former US diplomats expressed outrage after footage emerged showing Israeli police officers beating...
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  • Slain Al Jazeera journalist's casket nearly falls to the ground as Israeli police beat mourners during funeral procession

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Violence erupts between Israeli security forces and Palestinian mourners carrying the casket of slain Al-Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh out of a hospital, before being transported to a church and then her resting place, in Jerusalem, on May 13, 2022. Photo by AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP via Getty Images
    Israeli police rushed mourners during the funeral procession of a slain Al Jazeera journalist.
    Videos from the scene show police beating mourners as Shireen Abu Akleh's casket nearly falls.
    Al Jazeera accused Israeli forces of shooting and killing the 51-year-old veteran reporter on...
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