‚We don’t see a third intifada on the approach‘

18.01.2013                      07.Schwat. 5773


'We don't see a third intifada on the approach'

Border police commander at Tomb of the Patriarchs talks about delicate task of patrolling "powder keg" site.

A middle-aged Palestinian man waits behind a metal gate on a deserted stretch of road in Hebron, during a break in a blistering cold rainstorm earlier this month. Several meters away, two border police officers take shelter inside a small cement post, the same site where a month earlier 17-year-old Muhammad Salaymeh was shot to death by a female border police officer, “N.,” after he pulled a toy gun and punched one of her fellow officers….