Declaring Berlin âis our city now,â a group of Arab men attacked an Israeli teen and two of his friends in the German capital after becoming enraged by hearing a Hebrew song on the Israeliâs cellphone.
The German-language Bild newspaper, citing an Israeli newspaper, said the 17-year-old, identified only as Yonatan, and his friends were waiting for a train at the Zoologischer Garten Station when he played a song called âTel Avivâ by an Israeli singer.
According to Yonatan, the Arab men shouted at him: âHebrew music? For 70 years you are murdering children. Berlin is our city now and here we donât listen to Jewish music.â
Yonatan said he walked away, telling the men they are free to play Arabic music just as he is free to play Israeli music. ...