The violent confrontation erupted Tuesday night on the streets of Haifa and Tel Aviv in Israel, but not between the Palestinians and Israeli police this time. According to police, protesters have been arrested and officers have been wounded by stones and bottles thrown at them. Soloman Teka, reportedly 18 or 19, was buried on Tuesday after he was shot dead in Haifa city by an off-duty policeman. The killing of black Jewish teen sparked outrage among members of the Ethiopian community, who have long complained of living in constant fear of police due to their skin colour. My son has already gone but I hope he will be the last victim.
Racism in Israel
held, 83 hurt in protests against Ethiopian Israeli teen's slaying by cop | The Times of Israel
A teenage girl who was stabbed at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem has died from her wounds, doctors say. Yishai Schlissel, an ultra-Orthodox Jew, who carried out a similar attack in , was arrested at the scene. Israel's government would have "zero tolerance" for Jewish extremists, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at a security cabinet meeting on Sunday. His comments also followed a separate attack in which an month old Palestinian child died when his West Bank home was firebombed by suspected Jewish settlers. The cabinet approved new measures to tackle ultra-nationalist violence against Palestinians, including detention without trial of Israelis. The policy of detention without trial has long been used against Palestinians, but observers believe it has rarely been used against Israelis. Hours after Shira Banki died, a vigil was held for her near the place she was stabbed.
Jerusalem Gay Pride: Israel teenage stabbing victim dies
JTA — Eight years ago Aaliyah Cuthrell knew little about the Jewish community, beyond what she had seen on a visit to her local Jewish community center to use the pool. Things look different now for the year-old. As a high school junior, she joined a prestigious two-year program for African-American teens in Baltimore.
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