I wonder how often this happens when there is no video record. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben Ya'acov
    • 30.09.13 | 02:50 (IDT)

    "no complaint was submitted" - I wonder if there have been any successful complaints submitted by blindfolded Palestinians beaten up like this. At best after one year the investigation would be completed and the military prosecutor would close the file with the standard explanation of "insufficient evidence". The Palestinian also has to consider that in the meantime he may well be subjected to another beating. But this time there is a video - and the military courts have an exemplary record of achieving better than 99% conviction rates with much less evidence!!

    from the article: Two Golani soldiers accused of beating up tied Palestinian
    First published 02:51 30.09.13 | Last updated 20:19 29.09.13
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