Archive for the 'Police Brutality: Amona Compendium' Category

Parshat Terumah 5777: Man’s Intent, Will and Actions and The “Crown of a Good Name”

February 25th, 2017

Shalom Friends; This week, our Parshat HaShevua, Parsha Terumah is being sponsored anonymously dedicated in memory of Shmuel Zainvel ben Baruch z”l. To the anonymous sponsor and family, blessings and many thanks for your sponsorship and for your continued kindnesses. You can celebrate a Simcha — a birth, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a Chassuna or other […]

Amona and the “Regulation Law”: Another Yassamnik Expulsion!

February 1st, 2017

As the cruel, merciless Yassamnikim descend upon Amona, I read this AM where the “Regulation Law” passed 2nd and 3rd readings in committee, but will not be voted on until Monday, 6 February. By then, all of residents of Amona will have been displaced and their homes bulldozed and destroyed. Thank You Bibi and Bennett! […]

NET ALERT: Jews of Hevron’s Beit HaShalom About to be Expelled by Yassamnikim??

November 3rd, 2008

. Beit HaShalom in a snow storm This blog has received emails from at least a half dozen sources over the past half-hour indicating that the regime has sent Yassamnikim to expel the residents of Beit HaShalom despite the Court and despite 50 MKs. Click here to read the Breaking Israel National News Report; Expulsion […]

Police Brutality: Israel-Style

June 3rd, 2007

Policemen Convicted of Assaulting Detained Jewish Protester (6/2/2007 Israeljustice.com) Click here for Related reports. “‘Because of this [the trial] I was fired.’ [Police Officer] Naim said. ‘Do I owe you something,’ [Judge] Efrati responded. ‘I was a [police] investigations officer for 15 years and I was at demonstrations.’” Full Text; Two police officers have been […]

Amona-Gate: Six Missing Minutes of Police Briefing Footage

May 9th, 2007

Six Minutes of Footage Missing In Video on Amona Additional Coverage: Police Suspected of Fabricating Evidence in Attack on Jews Excerpts; Six minutes of footage are missing in a video on a briefing of police officers that was belatedly turned over to the Israel Policy Center, the center’s director Yitzhak Klein said. “It appeared that […]

More Amona Police Brutality Complaints Filed …

April 6th, 2006

3 Complaints Against Police for Amona Brutality For Context, click here. Full Text; Chaim Cohen, representing a Yesha human rights organization, on Thursday submitted three complaints to Justice Minister Police Investigations Unit officials pertaining to brutality by police during the Amona expulsion. Three youths allege police beat them without provocation or cause, with one stating […]

Reports of Filed Charges Against Police Begin Regarding Amona …

April 2nd, 2006

Policeman Indicted for Trampling Amona Protestor Excerpt; A mounted policeman was indicted in a Jerusalem court today for having purposely trampled a demonstrator at Amona two months ago. Etzion himself says that he continued to feel pain for a full month after the incident. He told Arutz-7 that he is convinced that the attack was […]

Amona Interim Report Issued: Olmert Regime Ministers Mofaz, Ezra –In Contempt[for Not Allowing Officers Involved in Operation to Testify]??

March 21st, 2006

For more background on Amona, click here. Knesset Commission on Amona Releases Interim Report Excerpt; The Knesset commission investigating the February events at Amona released its preliminary findings Tuesday. The report blames the political echelon and the police for the excessive violence used. Planning of Amona Evacuation Seriously Flawed, Panel to Say Excerpts; The planning […]

Olmert & Kadima: The Politics of Demonization …

March 19th, 2006

The Demonization of the Fringe Excerpts; In his book Perfidy, while retelling the story of the trial of Dr. Rudolf Kastner in 1955, Ben Hecht records the testimony of Joel Brand, who was tasked with saving literally millions of Hungarian Jews from the ovens of the Holocaust. Amongst the tragedies that this testimony reveals is […]

Halutz, Ezra Seem Unable to Get Their Stories Straight …

March 9th, 2006

Halutz Contradicts Ezra at Amona Investigation Contradiction Between Testimonies of Ezra and Halutz Excerpts; “Chief of General Staff, Lt.-Gen. Dan Halutz, appeared before the Amona investigative committee on Wednesday. ‘In no way did I understand that the Amona evacuation was similar to the Gaza evacuation,’ he said.” “‘The Gaza evacuation was an operation conducted against […]