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Palestinian family sues Israel over deadly arson attack

The family of a six-year-old Palestinian boy who survived a firebombing that killed his parents and brother is launching legal action against the Israeli government.

The family of a six-year-old Palestinian boy who survived a firebombing that killed his parents and brother is launching a legal action against the Israeli government.

Two Israeli settlers were charged with the murders of Ahmad Dawabsheh’s family following the attack in July 2015,

But his relatives say Israel – through its policy of illegal settlement in the occupied West Bank – bears the ultimate responsibility.

Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from Duma in the occupied West Bank.