1) The kid was not rioting, He was demonstrating. No marks or bruises on his body. No warnings, or :halt" demands. Just a cannister to the - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Melissa
    • 10.07.13 | 15:40 (IDT)

    troops and police do not appear to have any non-lethal weapons. Tasers? Tear gas or pepper spray? Or, are they simply not trained head. This happens a lot, in Israel, Question: Do the IDF and police NOT have non-lethal weapons? Or. are they just not trained in their iuse? First world states have demonstrations AND riots all the time. They don't have that many "accidents." 2) Israel kills non-combatents all the time. The US has even had to force Israel to redo autopsies. In one famous case, an IDF member sport-shot a nine year old girl who was walking home from school. The US had to intervene when none of the two-dozen witnesses were interviewed by the AG office or the IDF. 3) There are no tear gas cannisters to the head when Jews riot. Not even when one settler smashed an IDF major in the head with a brick. If Israel wants to be a first-world democracy, she has to become one.

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