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    • Shimon
    • 24.06.12 | 13:21 (IDT)

    Commenting on the violence demonstrators in Rabin Square on Saturday claim police used against them, Orit Struck of the Yesha Human Rights Council said Sunday that while she was unhappy that protesters were forced to experience violence at the hands of police, she was satisfied that the issue of police brutality was now getting wider attention. “Unfortunately this attention came too late for the 'orange' protesters of the right, who were treated horribly and unjustly” as they protested against the 2005 disengagement. “But better that the system will learn to correct itself later, instead of never,” she said.

    from the article: Israel Police may have been ill-prepared ahead of violent protest, officials say
    First published 11:57 24.06.12 | Last updated 11:57 24.06.12
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