Family and friends carry the coffin of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh as clashes erupted with Israeli security forces, during her funeral in Jerusalem, Israel on May 13. Photo: Reuters
Family and friends carry the coffin of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh as clashes erupted with Israeli security forces, during her funeral in Jerusalem, Israel on May 13. Photo: Reuters
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Israel police to investigate officers’ conduct at funeral for Al Jazeera journalist

  • Police forces beat pallbearers with batons at the start of the funeral procession on Friday for Shireen Abu Akleh, who witnesses say was killed by Israeli troops
  • In a statement on Saturday, Israeli police said their commissioner has instructed an investigation that would be concluded in the coming days

Family and friends carry the coffin of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh as clashes erupted with Israeli security forces, during her funeral in Jerusalem, Israel on May 13. Photo: Reuters
Family and friends carry the coffin of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh as clashes erupted with Israeli security forces, during her funeral in Jerusalem, Israel on May 13. Photo: Reuters
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