Israel/Palestine Roundtable: Abu Khdeir Family

khdeir2July 9, 2014 – Segment 2

Today we have a special interview with members of the Abu Khdeir family. Mohammed Abu Khdeir was the Palestinian teenager who was kidnapped and murdered in a revenge killing in Jerusalem, and Tariq Abu Khdeir, a teenager who was born in Baltimore and was vacationing in East Jerusalem, was beaten by the Israeli police last week. Our guests include: Maria Baroody, whose husband, who is currently in Shu’fat, is a cousin of both the Abu Khdeir teenagers; Hakeim Abu Khdeir, who is a cousin to Tariq Abu Khdeir; and Lia Tarachansky, Israel/Palestine correspondent for the Real News Network.