Gaza court convicts 4 for Italian activist’s murder

18.09.2012                      02.Tischrei. 5773                      Rosch Haschanah 2


Gaza court convicts 4 for Italian activist's murder

Hardline Islamist group behind killing of pro-Palestinian activist; three defendants were Hamas security men.

A Gaza military court convicted four Palestinians on Monday for kidnapping and murdering an Italian man in 2011, a case that shocked Palestinian sympathizers around the world.
Vittorio Arrigoni, a pro-Palestinian activist, was abducted by a Jihadist Salafi faction, which shares the radical ideology of al-Qaida and is a rival of the Hamas Islamist movement that controls the Gaza Strip….