Jewish Leader Attacked at Brooklyn Nets Game by Pro-Palestinian Demonstrators

Leonard Petlakh, director of the Kings Bay Y, said protestors shouting “Free Palestine” and “Your people are murderers,” accosted him as he left the game in downtown Brooklyn. One of them struck Petlakh in the face, he said.

“It’s ridiculous,” Petlakh told The Forward. “It’s not about the Middle East, it’s about sports.

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