Demonization: PA daily cartoon depicts Israeli soldier as a Coronavirus variant
Cartoon published in the official PA daily
Text on cartoon: “The Israeli [Coronavirus] variant and the Palestinian vaccine”
The cartoon shows an Israeli soldier depicted as a Coronavirus particle with rifle barrels and handcuffs in place of peplomers. The soldier is aiming a gun at a Palestinian man in a keffiyeh (Arab headdress) who is standing in front of a mosque and protecting it; an intravenous line is coming out of the mosque into the man’s arm.