Thursday, May 10, 2007

Photo: one of those oppressive checkpoints

Prepare to get angry as you see heavily armed IDF soldiers randomly stopping a Palestinian Arab car, scaring its occupants:

Palestinian security forces stop a car to a random check in the streets of Gaza City, late Wednesday, May 9, 2007. Thousands of Palestinian police began deploying in Gaza City late Wednesday, the first phase of a security plan approved by the Cabinet, a Palestinian official said.(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

Oh, it wasn't the IDF?

Sorry for calling these moderate, peace-loving policemen "oppressive." Checkpoints are only oppressive when they are meant to save Jewish lives.