Tens of thousands of Israelis have gathered in Tel Aviv to commemorate the late Israeli leader Yitzhak Rabin, who was assassinated by an ultranationalist Israeli 20 years ago.


On November 4, 1995, then-Prime Minister Rabin was shot at a peace rally by Yigal Amir, who was motivated by his opposition to the negotiations between the Israeli government and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO).

Continue reading:  Remembering Yitzhak Rabin

Commentary by The Secular Jurist:  The assassination of Rabin effectively ended any hope for a two-state solution in the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict.


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