Iyad al-Hallak

Yehuda Glick in Tel Aviv, on December 16, 2019.

Police treating attack on Yehuda Glick as nationalistic crime

Glick was beaten as he visited the east Jerusalem house of mourning for Iyad Halak, an autistic Palestinian man who was mistakenly shot by Border Police in May.

Iyad al-Halak, who was killed by Border Police a few weeks ago.

PID close to completing probe of Iyad al-Halak

Investigators: None of the cameras taped shooting of special ed. victim

Elwyn nonprofit marks death of Halak with special-needs campaign

On May 30, Hallak, a 32-year-old special-needs student from east Jerusalem, was shot by Border Police in the Old City on his way to Jerusalem’s Elwyn Al-Quds Employment Training Center.

A protester carrying a "Palestinian Lives Matter" sign at a Tel Aviv protest

Iyad al-Hallak's mother accuses police, gov't of burying video

"If it were an Arab shooting a Jew, the video would have been published worldwide the same day."

By LEON SVERDLOV
12/07/2020

Killing of autistic man by Israeli police draws George Floyd parallels

Both Floyd and Hallak were from communities that often complain of police brutality and racism.

By REUTERS
18/06/2020
NADAV SHRAGAI tracks terror acts perpetrated in the name of the legendary ‘Al-Aqsa is in danger’ lib

The truth is in danger: Al-Aqsa Terror – From Libel to Blood

Nadav Shragai, a journalist for the past four decades at Haaretz and then Israel Hayom, has just released Al-Aqsa Terror – From Libel to Blood.

18/06/2020
BORDER POLICE secure the area outside Jerusalem’s Old City, where officers fatally shot a man they b

Pregnant woman shoved, tased by police for jaywalking

Police brutality has been one of the main topics of Israel's discourse ever since riots broke out in the US following the death of African-American George Floyd.

By LEON SVERDLOV
18/06/2020
BORDER POLICE secure the area outside Jerusalem’s Old City, where officers fatally shot a man they b

From institutions to Iyad al-Halak – the importance of inclusion

While people with special needs are no longer siloed in institutions, we are far from full acceptance of differently abled people.

By CHAIM PERKAL
15/06/2020

Tibi demands police turn over al-Hallak footage: What are they afraid of?

Iyad al-Hallak, a young autistic man, was shot by Police in late May. The case is under investigation.

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