A senior Israeli scientist has admitted that in the 1990s Israel routinely harvested organs from dead bodies without telling families.
The revelation came from an interview with Dr. Yehuda Hiss, former head of the country's Abu Kabir forensic institute, which was broadcast on Israel's Channel 2 this weekend. "We started to harvest corneas....Whatever was done was highly informal. No permission was asked from the family," Hiss said in the interview.
According to the program, pathologists at...Full Story