Slain Palestinian activist laid to rest

The funeral of Basil al-Araj took place in his home village of al-Walajah near Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank. Israeli police had accused him of planning attacks in Israel. Palestinians dispute the accusations and say he was a hero.

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    The funeral of Basil al-Araj took place in his home village of al-Walajah near Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank.

    Israeli police had accused him of planning attacks in Israel. Palestinians dispute the accusations and say he was a hero.

    Al Jazeera’s Imran Khan reports from al-Walajah.


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