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War between Hamas and Israel: images show Palestinians in their underwear, sitting on the ground in the street
War between Hamas and Israel: images show Palestinians in their underwear, sitting on the ground in the street – (France 2)
Footage filmed by an Israeli soldier shows Palestinians in their underwear sitting on the ground with their heads bowed in the street in Gaza. According to the Israeli army spokesperson, they were captured or surrendered during fighting. The IDF says it is investigating to determine which ones are Hamas.
HAS Beit Lahia (Gaza Strip), men in underwear appear in images, sitting on the ground with their heads down, in the middle of the street. These images were filmed by an Israeli soldier. We recognize the khaki jacket sleeve in the foreground. Using a megaphone, soldiers give orders to these prisoners, all Palestinians. In one photo, their shoes and clothes are thrown to the ground.
Images that did not arouse outrage in Israel
According to the Israeli army spokesperson, these men were captured or surrendered during fighting. “The men who were in the perimeter of the fighting came out of the tunnels or houses. We are investigating to find out who is Hamas and who is not. We arrested everyone, and we are interrogating them.”said Daniel Hagari. In other images, a media close to Hamas identified one of its journalists.
Why did you make these Palestinian men undress, and above all, not allow them to get dressed again? The Israeli army explains that the safety of its soldiers is at stake. In Israel, these images did not arouse indignation. Some prisoners were reportedly released on the evening of Friday, December 8.