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  4/20/2012, Nisan 28, 5772

Criminal Complaint for Swastika Picture of Eisner


A complaint of incitement and incitement to murder was filed with Tel Aviv police, Friday, against internet surfer Aryeh Mizrachi for posting a picture on the Facebook social network of Lieutenant Colonel Shalom Eisner with a swastika on his forehead. Also posted were the words The user also wrote "Eisner is a heinous Nazi and it's appropriate that he die as his father did."

Eisner was suspended as a commander following the release of a video where he is seen hitting an anarchist demonstrator with his rifle after Eisner's suffered broken bones in one of his hands during a clash i. Alon Lofovitz, who filed the complaint, told Arutz Sheva that he hoped the police would not rest until they exhausted all legal means against Mizrachi. Lofovitz bemoaned the fact that a Jew would post such material on the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day in the name of peace, harmony and other ideals, adding that such leftists shoud be condemned by society for coming out against the state in favor of the anarchists.