Justice sought over Jerusalem shooting

Witnesses say Palestinian-American was shot in cold blood by Israeli officer.

    The family of Ziad Jilani, a Palestinian-American man shot deadby an Israeli police officer, are pressing charges against the authorities for murder.

    The police officer involved admitted to shooting the man at close range, but said he did it to protect nearby residents.

    Al Jazeera's Sherine Tadros reports from occupied East Jerusalem, where she revisited the scene of the incident.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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