World Israel Mob Violence Videos Show Arab Businesses Attacked, Brutal Street Beating
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Palestinians are now certain they will be rewarded, not punished, for their aggression. So long as this remains the Biden administration's position, we can expect the latest Palestinian war against Israel to continue. Indeed, so long as this remains the administration's policy, the danger that the Palestinian war will escalate into a regional onslaught against Israel by Iran's proxies across Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and Yemen will only increase. Caroline B. Glick is a senior columnist at Israel Hayom and the author of The Israeli Solution: A One-State Plan for Peace in the Middle East, (Crown Forum, 2014).
A number of videos have emerged showing an Israeli mob attacking Palestinian businesses and chanting "death to Arabs" amid the ongoing violence between Israel and Gaza.
In one incident, a large crowd of what is believed to be far-right Israelis in Tel Aviv dragged a man from his car believing he was an Arab and lynched him, in an incident which was captured on live TV.
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Emergency services reportedly did not arrive at the scene of the attack in Bat Yam for around 15 minutes, during which the victim lay motionless in the middle of the street.
"The victim of the lynching is seriously injured but stable," Tel Aviv's Ichilov hospital said in a statement.
Another clip taken before the attack shows what is believed to be the same driver attempting to get away from the mob as the crowd hits the vehicle with sticks and rocks.
The driver appears to knock down some people attacking the vehicle as it speeds away before being chased down by the large crowd.
Elsewhere in Bat Yam, a crowd of Israelis nationalists, many of whom were dressed in black, attacked an ice cream shop while chanting, "Death to Arabs!" in another incident captured on live TV.
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More than 100 people have been killed in Gaza and seven have died in Israel since Monday.Israel's army said air and ground forces were involved in attacks on Friday but had not entered Gaza.
There are reports on social media that the business is Palestinian-owned.
Warning: incredibly disturbing content. This is a lynching. Israeli police stand by and watch Jewish Zionist militias beat Palestinian man - not sure if he’s dead or hospitalized #Palestine #TelAviv #ProtectPalestinians pic.twitter.com/D6SZ2NYZ2N— Noura Erakat (@4noura) May 12, 2021
Here, a crowd chant "death to the Arabs" as they assault a Palestinian driver as he frantically tries to get awaypic.twitter.com/ZKl1StuBjb— Omar Baddar عمر بدّار (@OmarBaddar) May 13, 2021
Israeli mobs are marching through several cities, terrorizing Palestinians. In Bat Yam, they are attacking people in the streets and destroying shops and homes. pic.twitter.com/pFHklzCA16— IMEU (@theIMEU) May 12, 2021
Another video shared online shows a family desperately attempting to fend off police officers trying to enter their home. A child can be heard crying in the background as at two least men try to close the front door while being hit with batons.
The wave of riots sweeping Israeli cities reflects the damage done by a decade of divisive right-wing government.On Wednesday night, Bat Yam erupted in violence. A mob of Jewish extremists surrounded a man they presumed was an Arab and pummeled him mercilessly. Kan, Israel’s public broadcaster, aired live footage of the unnamed man being beaten with a flagpole flying the Israeli flag.
The clip was shared onby Michigan Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) while criticizing President 's comments on the violence. He has stated that Israel has the right to defend itself from "thousands of rockets flying into your territory," which has the Islamist militant group that has ruled Gaza since 2007.
Tweeting to Biden and Secretary of State, Tlaib wrote: "If you're having trouble finding the courage to speak up against Israel's actions and stop supporting this inhumane violence, try imagining that this family isn't Palestinian. Maybe then they'll deserve human rights?"
Another clip shows the officers continue to confront and beat the men once they are inside the home.
2/3 pic.twitter.com/5v19YJCYmF— Riya Al’Sanah (@RiyaAlsanah) May 12, 2021
At least 67 people, including 16 children, have been killed in Gaza since the violence escalated on Monday. Officials said seven people have been killed in Israel.
The attacks occurred aftercompound this week, injuring hundreds of Palestinians as they worshipped at the site in Jerusalem's walled Old City.
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There has also been rising tensions in recent weeks over the planned eviction of Palestinians families from the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of east Jerusalem.
In a statement on Wednesday night,said he planned on sending in military enforcement to help deal with the violence.
"Nothing can justify an Arab mob assaulting Jews, and nothing can justify a Jewish mob assaulting Arabs," Netanyahu said.
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