Robert Kennedy assassin Sirhan Sirhan denied parole

Robert F. Kennedy at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles June 5,1968 moments before he was shot in the head at close range by Sirhan SirhanAuthorities on Wednesday denied parole for the 15th time to Sirhan Sirhan, the man behind the 1968 assassination of US presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy. The 71-year-old Palestinian appeared before the California parole panel for about three hours, saying he could not recall the shooting that took place at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles after Kennedy had won the California presidential primary. “If you want a confession, I can’t make it now,” Sirhan said.

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