Israeli Officer's Promotion Delayed After Assaulting Activists, Palestinians

In one incident, deputy battalion commander Moshe Maor was caught on video pushing a left-wing activist, and in the other he was filmed pushing a Palestinian in the southern Hebron Hills

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The Israeli officer who assaulted left-wing Israeli and Palestinian activists last month will not be promoted for the next three years, the Israel Defense Forces Spokesperson’s Unit announced Sunday.

The military released conclusions from its investigation of the officer, Moshe Maor, which revealed that he attacked left-wing protesters and Palestinian activists on two different occasions in the West Bank's Hebron Hills area.

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