Police accusations of funeral attendees –
The events began when the coffin emerged from the hospital in Beit Hanina, the Arab neighborhood of East Jerusalem, when the police prevented the reporter’s coffin, covered with the Palestinian flag, from being hoisted on the shoulders by a group of people. It is forbidden to raise the Palestinian flag in Jerusalem. The coffin under the supervision of the agents was shaking and almost falling to the ground.
Lita angry: “Nothing can justify this devastation”
– “There is no explanation that justifies this destruction.” Written by the Democratic Party Secretary, Enrico Letta, on Twitter, he retweeted a video clip of the accusation of the Israeli army at the funeral of Shirin Abu Akle, against the people who carried the coffin of the Al-Jazeera correspondent on their shoulders. “Unworthy of the point,” was also movement leader Carlo Calenda’s dry comment.
Borrell: “Annoyed with the European Union”
– “The European Union is upset”, denounced the High Representative for Foreign Policy Josep Borrell, and condemned “the disproportionate use of force and the disrespectful behavior of the Israeli police towards the participants in the funeral procession.”
Al Jazeera journalist killed
– Sherine of Al-Jazeera TV channel was killed on Wednesday by a bullet to the head in an Israeli raid on a refugee camp in the northern West Bank, the Palestinian territories occupied by Israel since 1967. The government of Qatar accuses the Israeli army of killing her.