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  4/13/2014, Nissan 13, 5774

Manslaughter Charge Against Arab who Ran Over Rabbi

A charge of manslaughter was filed, Sunday, against Balal ben Salam Amr of the Israeli-Arab village of Kafr Kara, in connection with the death, three weeks ago, of Rabbi Elkana Eliasi, the head of a kollel in Tel Aviv.

Amr is suspected of running over Rabbi Eliasi with a tractor as he walked near a constuction site in Tel Aviv's Tikva Quarter.