J'lem: Dozens protest wounding of 8-year-old boy

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 10, 2006 12:16

Dozens of Israelis and Palestinians demonstrated in front of the Border Police headquarters in Jerusalem on Friday morning in protest of the critical wounding of an 8-year-old Palestinian boy from the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Shuafat. The boy was hurt by a shock grenade that exploded near him after being thrown by a border policeman during a demonstration against the construction of the security fence in the area. The boy remained unconscious in the hospital on Friday.


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