Unmarked police car rams youths’ car, killing one – Day 20
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Saturday, January 9, 2021
20:46 Day 20 of demonstrations following the death of Ahuvia Sandak, z”l.
After Shabbat, hundreds of demonstrators came out to dozens of intersections and other central locations throughout Israel in protest of the death of Ahuvia Sandak, z”l.
The demonstrators are carrying signs with Ahuvia’s photograph, calling for the Central Unit of Yehuda and Shomron Police to be closed and calling for an external investigative committee to examine the conduct of the Central Unit of Yehuda and Shomron Police.
Demonstrations are taking place in Haifa, Tzfat, Ma’aleh Ephraim, Gush Etzion, Nof HaGalil, Bat Yam, Kiryat Arba, Kedumim, Netanya, and Tel Aviv, and also at the String Bridge in Jerusalem, the Alonim Junction, the Tapuah Junction, the Michmash Junction, and the Ra’anana Junction, among other locations.
20:48 Alonim Junction
20:51 Tapuah Junction
20:52 Michmash Junction
20:56 String Bridge, Jerusalem
The protesters are standing on the sidewalk and the police are demanding that they disperse.
20:58 Yad Binyamin
20:59 Nof HaGalil
21:01 Nitzan Junction
21:02 Ariel Junction
21:02 Bat Yam
21:03 Kedumim Junction
21:07 Demonstration opposite residence of PIU head
In Netanya, dozens of demonstrators are protesting opposite the residence of Keren Bar-Menachem, the head of the Police Investigation Unit, demanding an end to the cover-up.
21:13 Meitarim Junction, Har Hevron
21:14 Ra’anana Junction
21:15 Bat Yam
21:19 Shilo Junction
21:21 String Bridge, Jerusalem
21:21 Bar Ilan Bridge, Ramat Gan
21:22 Shomron Brigade Base Junction
21:39 Demonstration continues opposite residence of PIU head
Currently over 150 people are demonstrating opposite the residence of PIU head Keren Bar-Menachem and calling on her to resign. Additional demonstrations are taking place in Haifa, Tzfat, Ma’aleh Ephraim, Gush Etzion, Nof HaGalil, Bat Yam, Kiryat Arba, Kedumim, Netanya, and Tel Aviv, and also at the String Bridge in Jerusalem, the Alonim Junction, the Tapuah Junction, the Michmash Junction, and the Ra’anana Junction, among other locations.
21:42 Prime Minister Netanyahu was asked about the death of Ahuvia, z”l
22:01 Azrieli Center, Tel Aviv
22:12 Bat Yam, near the shopping center
22:44 Tonight’s detainees
Honenu’s headquarters have received reports that a total of approximately ten protesters have been detained this evening. A minor was detained at the Michmash Junction, an adult at the Kedumim Junction, and others at the Tapuah Junction, in Tzfat and at the String Bridge in Jerusalem. Some of the detainees were quickly released, others were taken to a police station. Honenu Attorneys are assisting the detainees.