Negev Police Commander Niso Shacham was summoned for a disciplinary hearing today following what MK Eitan called his "vulgar and primitive remarks" in favor of police brutality against protestors. Shacham was recorded telling Border Guard officers to beat the anti-disengagement protestors in Kfar Maimon with clubs in the "lower part of their bodies;" cursing what he called "these hareidim;" and saying, "let them burn." He also said that he wants "lots of arrests," and used various vulgarities in referring to how he wanted them treated. The conversation was broadcast on Channel Ten on Thursday night. Shacham said after the broadcast that this was not his usual style of speech, and that he was "tired" when the recording was made.
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