UPDATED: West Bank Arson: Dead Palestinian Child’s Father Dies of Wounds
All hell’s gonna break loose now, and more innocent people on both sides will die. And if the mom or the other boy dies…
A Palestinian man whose child was killed in an arson attack blamed on Jewish settlers has died of his injuries.
Saad Dawabsha, 32, died in an Israeli hospital where he was being treated for second-degree burns to most of his body.
His son Ali, 18 months, died in the attack in the village of Duma in the occupied West Bank on 31 July. […]
I’m so sick of this.
The good news the other boy has woken up and is breathing on his own. The bad news is he asking for his parents and remembers everything.
“The first thing he asked was ‘Where’s mom?’” Hussein Dawabsha, the boy’s grandfather, told reporters. “I don’t know how to answer him. He remembers everything.” […]
The grandfather said the boy remembers that he asked his father, Saad, to open the door to his room while the house was on fire, and understood the consequences of the attack.
“I’m burned, they burned me,” the grandfather recounted him saying. […]