Jordanian killer of Israelis schoolgirls in hospital after hunger strike

A Jordanian soldier jailed for life for the murder of seven Israeli schoolgirls, who had been on a hunger strike for five days, was hospitalised Wednesday after his health deteriorated, police said.


"Ahmad Dakamseh is currently being hospitalized after his health deteriorated because he had been refusing to eat or take medicine since Friday," a statement said.


"He ended his hunger strike in hospital and is currently receiving all necessary care." (AFP)