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Netanyahu meets with victim of videotaped police beating, promises action
Netanyahu meets with victim of videotaped police beating, promises action

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed shock Monday over a videotaped police beating of an Ethiopian Israeli man, and promised action to improve relations with the Ethiopian Jewish community. The Israeli leader's strong response came after he met with the beating victim, an Israel Defense Forces soldier who appeared in the video to have done nothing to warrant the beating. Anger over the incident prompted a large demonstration in Tel Aviv on Sunday that devolved into violent clashes with police. “I was shocked by the pictures that I saw. We cannot accept this,” Netanyahu said, referring to the video. “We cannot accept inflammatory rhetoric, racism,...

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