Latest update: February 9th, 2012
Amjad Awad, one of the two individuals convicted in the Fogel family massacre in Itamar, was sentenced to five consecutive life terms and an additional seven years in prison.
The Samaria Military Court on Monday sentenced Awad, after convicting him and his cousin last November in the shocking murders of Udi and Ruth Fogel and three of their children: Yoav, 11, Elad, 4 and four-month-old Hadas.
“I don’t regret what I did, and would do it again,” Amjad Awad said in May. “I’m proud of what I did and I’ll accept any punishment I get, even death, because I did it all for Palestine,”
Awad entered the courtroom smiling, and remained silent throughout the course of the hearing.
Jewish Press Staff
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