What if it were dark and this group of soldiers were not aware of the cameras? Why doesn't IDF have specially trained units, like police to handle protests like this? If what the officer is saying is true that this protester broke his fingers before why wasn't he arrested at all??
Four Libyan soldiers said killed in battle with Islamists in Benghazi (Reuters)
from the article: Netanyahu condemns beating of pro-Palestinian activist by IDF officer