A video has been launched exhibiting an brazenly homosexual couple being
subjected to vile homophobic abuse as they stroll hand-in-hand
by way of the streets of Jersualem.
A number of individuals cease to stare in disgust at their modest show
of affection and plenty of even shout homophobic slurs on the
Subtitles on the movie translate the vile insults from Hebrew
The unsettling scenes reveal how troublesome everyday life
nonetheless is for a lot of homosexual individuals world wide and are available simply
days after an
ultra-Orthodox Jewish man stabbed six people at the city’s gay
pride event, killing a 16-year-old girl.
Highschool pupil Shira Banki died three days after the
assault by Yishai Schlissel who was arrested on the scene.
Dramatic pictures confirmed the suspect reaching inside his coat and
elevating a knife above his head.
He then started stabbing marchers whereas screaming, earlier than being
tackled by a police officer.
Israel is likely one of the solely international locations within the Center East to have
brazenly homosexual communities and the homosexual pleasure occasion in comparatively
secular Tel Aviv normally passes with out incident.
However in conservative Jerusalem, attitudes aren’t as liberal.
A 2013 survey confirmed that solely 40 per cent of Israelis accept LGBT people.