‘It’s degrading,’ says Ethiopian-Israeli soldier beaten by police

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"Only God and I know how I felt," Cpl. Demas Fikadey tells CNN about incident with police

Video shows police pushing the Ethiopian-Israeli soldier to the ground in Tel Aviv

The incident has sparked protests which turned violent Sunday night

Jerusalem CNN  — 

The Ethiopian Jewish soldier at the center of a viral beating video that has sparked protests across Israel says he supports the anti-racism demonstrations, but condemns the violent clashes that erupted.