U.S. concludes Israeli military gunfire likely killed Shireen Abu Akleh

Having been granted access to both Israeli and Palestinian investigations over the past few weeks, the U.S. Security Coordinator, the team overseeing the investigation, “concluded that gunfire from IDF positions was likely responsible,” Price said. The IDF, or Israel Defense Forces, is the country’s military force.

Hussein Al Sheikh, the head of the civil affairs department of the Palestinian Authority, tweeted that the Israeli “occupation” government “bears responsibility for the assassination.”

NBC U.S. concludes Israeli military gunfire likely killed Shireen Abu Akleh