Kradna bezkarnie , co nie nie moga ukrasc to zniszcza ,...
Thieves in uniform
Gideon Levy - 20/04/2008
"I woke up at about 2 A.M. to the sound of stones being thrown at
the windows of my house. I understood that these were soldiers. I
thought that if I didn't open up maybe they would leave. But 10
minutes later, after several windows had already been shattered, I
opened the door and saw five or six soldiers. They ordered me to
pick up my shirt and turn around, and then they asked me to take all
the members of the household outside. It was cold and I asked to
bring blankets for my elderly mother, but the soldiers wouldn't
"Several soldiers entered the house to conduct a search. I asked to
accompany them, but they refused. They handcuffed me behind my back
and blindfolded me. For about two hours they searched my house and
the nearby home of my brother, and at about 4:30 A.M. the officer
came downstairs accompanied by two soldiers, and they were laughing.
I was suspicious about their laughter. They were holding my cell
phone and an album of family photos. They threw the album and my
phone on the floor. They took off the plastic handcuffs. I asked
them: 'Why did you handcuff me?' And they replied: 'It's none of
your business.' I asked: 'Why did you shatter the windows?' and they
replied 'Fix the windows and we'll come to break them for you
"After they left, my wife rushed to gather all the household items
that were scattered on the floor and ran straight to the cupboard to
look for the jewelry box. The NIS 1,000 in cash and the jewelry of
the mohar [wedding contract] that had been there - had disappeared ,.
Together with his wife they rushed to their house, which is right
next to Rami's, where they had been held. The household items were
scattered on the floor. The television and the computer were
shattered, as were several kitchen items and vases ,...