17 mai 2018

Grieving family suing Shin Bet officer for negligence in son’s suicide


Informer had been on phone to handler shortly before hanging himself. The parents of a young man from the Havat Gilad outpost are suing a Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) officer for having known and done nothing about their son’s intention to commit suicide. According to information released Wednesday by prominent far-right activist and lawyer Itamar Ben-Gvir, the young man, who was an informer for the Shin Bet, had had several long phone conversations with his handler, including a 50-minute [...]