Solomon Tekah

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Racism is the same throughout the world

Here in Israel, as with George Floyd, we encounter police violence against the Ethiopian community that has resulted in the deaths of numerous young people over the years

By MICHAL AVERA SAMUEL
17/06/2020

Parents of Solomon Tekah file suit against officer who killed him

'We regret the continuation of various claims and slander against the police and the officer involved, while the legal process is conducted and the matter has not yet been decided'

Trial of policeman who killed Ethiopian Solomon Tekah opens today

Tekah's killing shook the country and led to nationwide protests by the Ethiopian community about dangerous discrimination by police and racism against them in general.

Policeman who killed Solomon Tekah indicted for negligent homicide

Tekah's killing shook the country and led to nationwide protests by the Ethiopian community about dangerous discrimination by police, and racism against them in general.

A year after Yehuda Biadga, Ethiopian-Israeli community still sees racism

Shooting of Yehuda Biadga – and, not long after, of Solomon Tekah – underscores plight of demographic that wants answers.

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
21/01/2020

Anti-racism head to police: Control racist remarks after Tekah incident

Tekah’s killing shook the country, and led to nationwide protests by the Ethiopian community about dangerous discrimination by police and racism against Ethiopians.

Police may close case against officer who killed Ethiopian Tekah

The latest report comes amid claims that Tekah and some of his friends were chasing the policeman when he fired on them wildly without looking.

Solomon Tekah's sister makes aliyah

During the Shiva, Minister Uri Ariel first heard that Solomon's sister, Masrat Verika, was waiting on approval to make an aliyah along with her two children, Habtamo and Tadillo.

SAHI volunteers hand out flowers in memory of Solomon Tekah

Israeli volunteers hand out flowers in memory of slain Ethiopian

Thousands of flowers in memory of Solomon Tekah were handed out to passersby on the streets of Israel.

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