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IDF officer suspected of blocking probe into Gaza civilian death

IDF officer suspected of blocking probe into Gaza civilian death --IDF soldier has already been charged in incident 18 Nov 2010 An Israel Defense Forces officer is being probed for obstructing an investigation into the death of a Palestinian civilian during Operation Cast Lead in the Gaza Strip while he was serving as batallion commander. The officer is suspected of failing to submit the results of an inquiry regarding the woman, who was killed when she and a group of civilians approached a station of the Givati Brigade in January 2009, during Israel's three-week offensive on the Gaza Strip.