Israeli Officer Filmed Pushing Disabled Palestinian

Must Read

Algerian Health Ministry Announces First Case Of Coronavirus

There is a new case of Coronavirus in Africa following the Algerian Health Ministry announcement of a confirmed case...

Sokoto Director Of Finance Charged To Court For Having Sex With Minor

The Director of Finance, Sokoto State Urban and Regional Planning Board, Ahmed Yahaya and two other staff of the...

I Hope You Like The Road I Built In Your Neighborhood: Akeredolu Mocks PDP Chieftain

Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressive Congress(APC) has fired a direct shot at Tayo Jegede, the...

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 26th February 2020

Good Morning, welcome to Information Nigeria's Newspaper headlines for today, 26th February 2020.Here are the major headlines.Obaseki Is Training...

UEFA Champions League: Barcelona Records First Leg Advantage Over Napoli

Frenchman, Antoine Griezman saved the night for Barcelona as they were on the verge of losing to Italian side,...


Israel has said it is examining an online video showing a border policeman pushing over a Palestinian in a wheelchair as tensions rose following an attempted stabbing in the occupied West Bank.The video, filmed by a local activist, has stirred Palestinian anger. An Israeli spokesperson said on Monday that the incident is under investigation.

The video was said to have been taken on Sunday after a 20-year-old Palestinian woman was shot while trying to stab an Israeli policeman in the flashpoint city of Hebron. Palestinians in the area attempted to approach the woman, who was left in critical condition, as Israeli border police tried to keep them back.

An officer is seen pushing the man in the wheelchair, which then tips over backwards. Some Palestinians then move forward toward the man in the wheelchair while another officer points his weapon at one of them, kicks him and orders him back, before firing a stun grenade. The man was not seriously hurt in the scuffle.

A spokeswoman for the Israeli justice ministry said “the case is under investigation” by its police investigations department, declining to provide further details. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the incident occurred “a few minutes” after an alleged stabbing attempt took place in the nearby area.  “A crowd gathered and attempted to get into the area where the attack had taken place,” he said. “Border police dispersed the crowd and used non-lethal means. The man in the wheelchair was part of that crowd that had gathered.”


- Advertisement -
Ad ==> Discover how a young Nigerian graduate now makes a consistent 40k per week doing a legitimate online business. You too can start yours now, click here!!!


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -