The PJ Tatler

Palestinians Riot, Media Reports A Dog Bite

In a “news” article entited “Palestinian protestor bitten by Israeli army dog,” AFP reports that

A Palestinian protester was bitten by an Israeli army attack dog during a protest in the West Bank village Kafr Qaddum west of Nablus on Friday, an AFP correspondent said.

An Israeli military spokeswoman acknowledged to AFP that a demonstrator was “lightly wounded” by the dog.

“One hundred Palestinians were hurling rocks at security forces, who used riot dispersal means,” she said.

“One Palestinian was arrested for physically assaulting a soldier, and a second was attacked by a dog. He was lightly wounded and treated by army medics at the scene. He did not need to be evacuated to hospital.”

A hundred Palestinians throwing rocks and attacking soldiers, and it’s a little nip by a dog that’s reported.