Ethiopian-Israeli march begins in Tel Aviv

Ethiopian-Israeli protesters have begun their planned march through central Tel Aviv, beginning at the Azrieli mall and walking down Kaplan Street.

The march is set to end at Rabin Square, where the main event is to take place. Speakers at the Rabin Square event include MK Pnina Tamano-Shata and the families of Ethiopian-Israelis killed by police in the past.

Ethiopian Israelis and supporters protest against police violence and discrimination following the death of 19-year-old Solomon Tekah on July 1 in Haifa by an off-duty police officer, in Tel Aviv, on July 8, 2019. (Tomer Neuberg/Flash90)

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