Gunman shoots at Eritreans in south Tel Aviv

Gunman shoots at Eritreans in south Tel Aviv

Police investigating possible racial motive

Ilan Ben Zion, a reporter at the Associated Press, is a former news editor at The Times of Israel. He holds a Masters degree in Diplomacy from Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English.

An anonymous gunman shot at several Eritrean citizens who were sleeping in the hallway of a building on Hachmei Yisrael Street in south Tel Aviv on Friday.

One man was lightly wounded, and the gunman fled the scene.

The police were investigating whether the incident was racially motivated.

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