Israeli officer's tweets spark outrage

Comments posted on Twitter about the killing of a Palestinian protester causes controversy.

    An Israeli army officer's controversial comments posted on Twitter about the killing of a Palestinian protester has sparked much outrage.

    Mustafa Tamimi, a 28-year-old, died soon after being hit directly in the face by an tear gas canister shot by an Israeli soldier at close range.

    Cal Perry reports from Jerusalem.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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