Israel’s Military Says Its Soldier Likely Killed Al Jazeera Reporter in Error

TEL AVIV—An Israeli soldier possible shot Palestinian-American Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh by mistake in Might, Israel’s army stated Monday, after dealing with strain from the U.S. to launch the outcomes of its investigation into her killing.

The dying of Ms. Abu Akleh, a family title throughout the Arab world for her protection of the Israeli-Palestinian battle, sparked a storm of criticism of the Israeli army and requires accountability. Israeli officers had initially stated they couldn’t conclude who killed Ms. Abu Akleh after a routine arrest operation become a busy city battle with Palestinians in a crowded space of the West Financial institution metropolis of Jenin.