Archive for the 'Police Brutality: Amona Compendium' Category

More on Amona Knesset Hearings; Lame Excuses, Praise and Accusations from Police Chief; COS Okayed Use of Police Batons, Didn’t Define When/How Police Use Them …

March 8th, 2006

Shteinitz Calls on Mazuz to Examine Suspicious Police Behavior Full Text; “The chairman of the Knesset committee tasked to examine the events during the eviction of nine families in Amona, MK Yuval Shteinitz, has called on Attorney General Menachem Mazuz to examine actions by police that raise suspicions of premeditated violations. Specifically, MK Shteinitz noted […]

More on Today’s Knesset Amona Investigations …

March 8th, 2006

AG Defends Decision to Evacuate Amona Excerpts; “Attorney General Menahem Mazuz told the special parliamentary investigative committee into the violent events at Amona on Tuesday that settler offers of a compromise that were presented to him prior to the Amona evacuation were untenable, not to the point, and unfeasible.” “Mazuz added that the Amona structures […]

Amona Police Brutality Knesset Investigations Continue …

March 7th, 2006

Amona Witness: Police Threw Stones at Roofs Full Text; “Anat Roth, a researcher from the Israeli Institute for Democracy, has given the first testimony given before the committee investigating police violence during the recent evacuation of Amona. Ms. Roth came to Amona at that time to compile material for a doctoral assignment. She previously worked […]

Amona Investigations Continue Tuesday, Wednesday …

March 7th, 2006

Amona Investigation Moves into Full Gear Full Text; “The Knesset investigation into the violence at Amona moved into full gear, with a line-up of senior Israeli officials scheduled to give testimony this week.” “Attorney General Meni Mazuz will testify tomorrow. On Wednesday, the heads of Israel’s police and security services will appear before the committee. […]

The Amona Inquiry Begins in Earnest …

March 4th, 2006

For more information about the Amona hearings and the truth in testimony and pictures regarding Police and Yassamnikim actions in Amona, click here, here and here. MB Mofaz, Ezra Testify Before Amona Inquiry Parliamentary Inquiry into Amona: Police Minister Questioned Ezra: “Best and Most Highly Trained Forces At Amona” Excerpts; “Internal Security Minister Gideon Ezra […]

Knesset Panel on Amona Police Brutality Charges: Seems A Done-Deal …

February 23rd, 2006

Knesset Approves Amona Investigative Committee Excerpts; “Knesset approved on Wednesday the formation of a parliamentary investigative committee into the evacuation of the Amona outpost three weeks ago. The committee will be a subcommittee of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.” “The formation of the committee was approved by a vote of 31 to 20, […]

IDF “Disengagement” and Separation from the Jews Increasing …

February 17th, 2006

Female Soldier Punished for Talking With Yesha Girls Full Text; “A female IDF soldier has been disciplined for answering a group of girls who criticized soldiers. The incident in question occurred as they rode together on a civilian bus towards Beit El.” “The soldier was talking with a group of girls who were returning from […]

To Report Possible Sexual Attacks by Police or Yassamnikim in Amona, or other Similar Event, Read Below//Police Complaints Division Risk Jobs Investigating Claims of Police Brutality …

February 15th, 2006

Women´s Crisis Center Received Reports of Sexual Abuse in Amona On Tuesday evening, this email was received from Ellen Horowitz, one of the most honest and principled Journalists in Israel. As a public service, we are publishing it’s contents here. MB X-Sieve: CMU Sieve 2.2 User-Agent: Microsoft-Outlook-Express-Macintosh-Edition/5.0.6 Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2006 17:08:46 +0200 Subject: […]

Kadima Party Full of Bullies, Example: Me’ir Sheetrit …

February 14th, 2006

Meir Sheetrit on School Visit Says Amona Residents are Evil Full Text; “Education and Transportation Minister Meir Sheetrit (Kadima, formerly of Likud), told students on a visit to a school in Beit El yesterday that the residents of Amona and their supporters were evil.” “Sheetrit responded to a girl who read him a letter relating […]

Amona: Preparation of Evidence and Investigation Committee

February 13th, 2006

Maariv Hands Over Amona Evidence to Yesha Human Rights Group Evidence Gathering Continues in Case Against Police Knesset C´tee Chairman: Amona Commission Could be Finalized Monday Initial OK for Parliamentary Probe into Amona