Jewish Journal

Search our Archives!

Email to a Friend

Court Case Could Be Key to Trying Arafat

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/court_case_could_be_key_to_trying_arafat_20040528

When Israeli authorities chose to put Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti on trial in a criminal court, rather than a military court, prosecutors may have set the stage for an even bigger prize: Yasser Arafat. That possibility was given a boost last week with Barghouti's conviction on five counts of murder for Israelis killed in three separate shooting ambushes conducted by the Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigade in 2001 and 2002.

Recipient email:
Your email:
What's this word?