Photo from Der Spiegel: Readers, what do you think?

Gerade haben diese israelischen Zivilpolizisten einen Steinewerfer in Ost-Jerusalem geschnappt – jetzt geht er zu Boden und wird festgenommen. Einer der Beamten hat seine Pistole gezogen und zielt auf die Kamera. Mehr als 340.000 Israelis wohnen in Siedlungen im besetzten Westjordanland und mehr als 200.000 im mehrheitlich von Arabern bewohnten Ostteil Jerusalems. Diesen hatte Israel während des Sechs-Tage-Kriegs 1967 besetzt und später annektiert.

The photo appeared in isolation, unconnected to any article, with just the caption above beneath it. Link is here.

Translation (by me with help from Google Translate and dictionaries):

These Israel Civil Police have just nabbed a rock-thrower in East Jerusalem — now he [the rock-thrower] is on the ground and under arrest. One of the officers has drawn his pistol and aimed it at the camera. More than 340,000 Israelis live in settlements in the occupied West Bank and more than 200,000 in East Jerusalem, inhabited mostly by Arabs. During the Six-Day War Israel occupied and later annexed [East Jerusalem].

The picture seems to be suggesting that Israeli police are so trigger-happy they are ready to shoot photographers (in addition to being evil occupiers). The photo is credited to DPA (Deutsche Presse-Agentur).

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