Racist Attacks Continue Across Israel
Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com
An Israeli Arab taxi driver was reportedly attacked by a mob of Jews in the haredi city of Bnei Brak today.
According to a report in Yeshiva World, the man was waiting with two Jewish women passengers near Mayanei HaYeshua Hospital when two Jewish teens claimed he tried to run them over.
One of the Jewish women reportedly got out of the taxi and told the two Jewish teens that they are liars.
Soon after, a mob of 15 Jews arrived and attacked the taxi as they screamed insults and curses at the driver.
Police are reportedly investigating the incident.
Meanwhile, an Arab man reportedly told police that three Jewish youths attacked him as he was walking in the Pisgat Ze’ev neighborhood in northeastern of Jerusalem last night.
He was taken by Magen David Adom ambulance to Shaare Zedek Medical Center with light injuries.
Police have also opened an investigation in this case.
Also Sunday night, a haredi bus driver was attacked while driving the Egged 840 line from Afula to Tel Aviv.
Two Arab youths reportedly boarded the bus at Afula’s Central Bus Station. As they got off the bus at the Megiddo Junction, they reportedly punched the driver in the face.
And in Jerusalem morning, a 24-year-old motorist was reportedly injured when his car was stoned on Eitan Livni Street in Pisgat Ze’ev. He was struck in the head and was taken to Hadassah’s Mt. Scopus Hospital.
Police are also investigating this incident.