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Father of Ahmed Khatib awarded Peace Prize 2010 of State of Hessen / Germany
You probably have heard the story of Ismael Khatib, the father whose 8 year old son Ahmed Khatib was shot dead by Israeli soldiers in Jenin / Palestine because they mistook his plastic toy gun for a real weapon.
After there was no more hope for Ahmed his father Ismael agreed to donate Ahmeds organs for other children to help save their lives. Among them were a Jewish Orthodox girl.
For this Ismael Kahatib was awarded the peace prize of the State of Hessen in Germany in 2010.