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April 5, 1997 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When a base doctor last month told Molla Belay to discard three crates of sandwiches that he had just prepared as part of his kitchen duties, the Ethiopian-born Israeli soldier assumed that the problem was not in the food but in prejudice here against his dark skin and ancestry, relatives say. Belay followed orders: He worked all night to remake the sandwiches. But the next day, trembling and barely able to speak, he put his rifle in his mouth and pulled the trigger.
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April 5, 1997 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
When a base doctor last month told Molla Belay to discard three crates of sandwiches that he had just prepared as part of his kitchen duties, the Ethiopian-born Israeli soldier assumed that the problem was not in the food but in prejudice here against his dark skin and ancestry, relatives say. Belay followed orders: He worked all night to remake the sandwiches. But the next day, trembling and barely able to speak, he put his rifle in his mouth and pulled the trigger.
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