Not A Unique Day: Skunk Truck, Sound Bomb, Rubber-Coated Bullets

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Abby Zimet

A disturbing first-person account of Israeli soldiers assaulting peaceful  protesters during the Global March to Jerusalem with weapons - from tear gas and deafening "siren" to live ammunition and breaking down doors to make random arrests - used weekly against Palestinians. This was, it must be noted, business as usual: A new report from the European Commission documents 82 instances of the Israeli military mindlessly destroying or damaging EU-funded aid projects worth over $65 million, from schools to ambulances to water-treatment plants.

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