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Israeli court sentences US tourist’s Palestinian killer to life in prison


An Israeli court has sentenced a Palestinian man to life in prison in the stabbing death of an American woman last December in a forest near Jerusalem. Kristine Luken, 44, was hiking with a friend, Kaye Wilson, who lives in Israel. Prosecutors say Luken’s assailants thought the Christian missionary was Jewish.

Associated Press, United States

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