Arab MK charges that ‘most of the Arabs and Palestinians who are killed, are killed at the initiative of the occupation,’ justifying calls for revenge for would-be Jerusalem terrorist’s death by saying ‘some people express their anger and sorrow through defiance.’
Family of Ahmad Muhammad Mahamid, who was shot dead while attempting to stab a police officer in Jerusalem, angry at police decision to appropriate NIS 50,000 in guarantee money after 1,500 people showed up for his funeral, violating the police’s terms.
The army will investigate two incidents that took place during the ‘March of Return’ protests; the first in March, involving 18-year-old protester who was shot while running away from the border; the second relates to a July incident in which a 16-year-old Palestinian boy was shot near the fence by a Givati force.
Roy Erez, who was sailing on his yacht from Panama toward Jamaica, says he was boarded by pirates who forced him at gunpoint to take on a passenger, who is apparently wanted by Colombian authorities; Colombian Navy arrests Erez, tows his sail boat to San Andrés.
During the Eid al-Adha service, Ismail Haniyeh says the American ‘deal of the century has failed since the Palestinian people have rejected it’; stresses the ‘March of Return’ has brought the Palestinian issue back to the center stage.