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PA: Death of Suleiman Al-Hathalin, Arab rioter killed participating in a violent riot, "will be dealt with at the International Criminal Court"

Headline: “The [PA] Ministry of Foreign Affairs: We will deal with the crime of executing Martyr Al-Hathalin at the International Criminal Court”



“The [PA] Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates said that it will deal with the crime of executing Suleiman Al-Hathalin (i.e., Arab rioter killed while participating in a violent riot) at the International Criminal Court (ICC) and with the relevant UN organizations.”




Suleiman Al-Hathalin – 65-year-old Arab protester who participated in a violent riot in the southern Har Hebron region in early January 2022, in which rioters threw rocks at police officers and a tow truck in the service of the Israeli police, wounding the driver. In fleeing the attackers, the tow truck hit Al-Hathalin who was blocking its path, critically wounding him; Al-Hathalin died of his wounds on Jan. 17, 2022. PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas posthumously awarded Al-Hathalin with a medal of honor.

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