ALOR Azariah convicted of the manslaughter of a terrorist and sentenced to fifteen years in prison, asked for a continuance began serving his prison sentence. Sunday, August 6, it became known that he had sent an appeal to the military court of appeal.
Azariah asks for a continuance until a decision on his request on August 3, the chief of the General staff of the IDF Lieutenant General Gadi Eizenkot. Azariah asked Gadi eizenkot on mitigation of punishment and substitute imprisonment by community service.
Azariah should start
to serve his sentence on Wednesday, August 9. It is expected that military prosecutors would oppose the delay. Discussion on the request of Azariah commutation of sentence, must take place not earlier than in a month.