The IDF soldier who shot a terrorist "should have gotten kitchen duty"

Israeli comedian Yohay Sponder takes on the controversial ruling on convicted IDF soldier Elor Azaria.

May 4, 2017 11:54
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Yohay Sponder takes on Elor Azaria

Yohay Sponder takes on Elor Azaria


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For Israeli comedian Yohay Sponder, no topic is off-limits. Sponder, along with his fellow Israeli comedians doing stand-up in English, takes to the stage at the Chelsea Hotel in Tel Aviv every Monday to... 'educate' the English speaking audience on today's Israeli headlines. 

Elor Azaria has been one of the most talked about headlines of the past year, and as Sponder explains quite simply, "He's an IDF soldier who shot a terrorist. Everyone wants this terrorist dead." Azaria was charged with manslaughter and sentenced to 18 months in jail, and recently made headlines again as his Appeals Court hearing began.

יוחאי ספונדר סטנדאפ 13 עצמאות (מתורגם) - Sponder Standup IndependenceYou can see Sponder perform live in Tel Aviv on Monday, May 8 at the Chelsea Hotel. Tickets and information are available HERE.

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