IDF: Death of Bil’in woman caused by poor medical care in Ramallah

20.01.2011                     15.Shevat, 5771                Tu Be Schewat


IDF: Death of Bil'in woman caused by poor medical care in Ramallah

Military investigation finds that Jawaher Abu Rahmah was misdiagnosed and given the wrong treatment at the hospital after inhaling tear gas at a demonstration in Bil'in last month.

An Israel Defense Forces investigative committee looking into the death of Bil'in woman Jawaher Abu Rahmah has found that her death was caused by poor medical treatment that she received at a hospital in Ramallah.
Abu Rahmah, 36, was taken to the hospital after she inhaled tear gas fired by IDF forces during a demonstration in Bil'in against the West Bank security barrier at the end of December….