Shmulik Peleg, grandfather of Eitan Biran, arrives at court in Tel Aviv, Israel on November 11. Photo: AP
Shmulik Peleg, grandfather of Eitan Biran, arrives at court in Tel Aviv, Israel on November 11. Photo: AP
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Boy who survived cable car crash leaves Israel for Italy after lengthy custody battle

  • Fourteen people, including Eitan Biran’s parents and younger brother, died when a gondola plunged to the ground in May
  • The child’s departure to Italy comes after a months-long struggle between his grandfather Shmulik Peleg, based in Israel, and his aunt who lives in Italy

Shmulik Peleg, grandfather of Eitan Biran, arrives at court in Tel Aviv, Israel on November 11. Photo: AP
Shmulik Peleg, grandfather of Eitan Biran, arrives at court in Tel Aviv, Israel on November 11. Photo: AP
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