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A Famous Palestinian Activist Could Be Sent to Israel Prison for His Years of Nonviolent Protest

Issa Amro says that he is being persecuted because the Israeli authorities don't know how to deal with Palestinians who remain nonviolent.
Batya Ungar-Sargon
9.25.16
middle east

Israel is barricading the Palestinian city of Hebron after a string of attacks

The Israeli army is working to close off the city, setting up checkpoints, and positioning several hundred soldiers around its perimeter.
VICE News
7.2.16
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The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, one of Trump's lawyers donated to Clinton's campaign, Israel suspends Palestinian entry permits after terror attack, Ohio approves the use of medical marijuana, and more.
Vice Beta
6.9.16
middle east

Exclusive: Leaked IDF Report States Soldier Who Shot Palestinian Attacker Driven by 'Twisted Ideology'

A classified IDF document leaked to VICE News criticizes the actions of Sgt. Elor Azaria, who killed a Palestinian attacker with a single bullet to the head as he lay wounded on a West Bank street.
Ben Bryant
4.28.16
middle east

An Israeli Soldier Who Shot a Subdued Palestinian Will Be Charged With Manslaughter

If the man is convicted he will become only the second Israeli soldier to be convicted of manslaughter since 2000. A video shows him shooting a Palestinian as he lay injured on the ground.
Harriet Salem
4.14.16
middle east

Israeli Judge: Evidence Against Soldier Who Allegedly Executed Palestinian is 'Inconclusive'

The Israeli army says the Palestinian, who was later identified as Abed al-Fatah al-Sharif, had tried to stab an Israeli soldier right before the camera started recording.
Avi Asher-Schapiro
3.30.16
middle east

After Shooting Video Goes Viral, Israeli Soldier Faces Murder Investigation

The soldier suspected of pulling the trigger appeared in military court on Friday and is expected to face murder charges. His lawyer says the shooting was an act of self-defense.
Avi Asher-Schapiro
3.25.16
middle east

Video Shows Israeli Army Executing Palestinian After Alleged Stabbing

The footage appears to show an Israeli soldier shoot a defenseless Palestinian man in the head in the West Bank city of Hebron — after the video went viral, Israeli leaders vowed to investigate, while Palestinians called the killing a war crime.
Avi Asher-Schapiro
3.24.16
middle east

This Has Been the Deadliest Day for Israelis in the Latest Round of Violence

At least five people have been killed in two stabbing and shooting attacks in the worst single day of violence against Israelis since unrest began in the region in October.
VICE News
11.19.15
middle east

Undercover Israeli Officers Shoot Dead Patient's Relative Inside West Bank Hospital

The soldiers, disguised as Palestinians accompanying a pregnant woman, stormed the room of a patient suspected of stabbing an Israeli settler two weeks ago, and ended up shooting his cousin.
Reuters and VICE News
11.12.15
middle east

Israeli Police Shoot Dead Two Palestinian 'Knife Attackers'

The latest assaults, like other recent stabbings, took place in Hebron, a city in the West Bank, signalling that violence was shifting to that territory from Israel and Jerusalem.
Reuters News Agency
10.29.15
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Video Shows Cops Pulling Guns on Indiana Couple Driving to Hospital to Give Birth

One of the officers allegedly pointed his gun's laser site at the pregnant woman's belly after she got out of the car to show them her water had broken.
VICE News
9.23.15
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