Monday, May 14, 2007
French immigrant confesses to killing Arab cab driver after inviting him for coffee at his Tel Aviv apartment
"A French immigrant confessed on Monday to the murder of an Arab taxi driver in an apparent hate crime, police said.
The immigrant and his brother invited the taxi driver to their Tel Aviv apartment on Yona Hanavi Street "for coffee" after he had driven them from Jerusalem.
Police said the throat of 35-year-old Taisir Karaki of Beit Hanina had been slit and his body bore the signs of a violent attack......"
Rising racism is a breading ground for hate crimes, says MK Ahmad Tibi, responding to Taisir Karaki's murder in TA. Turning words into actions, says MK Napa, was just a matter of time