29 aprilie 2022

As political tensions heat up, Shin Bet defends barring Ben Gvir over security risk

timesofisrael.com

In rare statement, security service says allowing MK to march in Old City would have caused ‘significant harm’; Bennett reportedly blames right-wing incitement for death threatsThe Shin Bet security service issued a rare public statement Friday justifying its decision to recommend barring extreme right-wing MK Itamar Ben Gvir from leading a nationalist march through Jerusalem’s Old City last week, saying his presence would have resulted in “significant harm” to Israel’s security.The Shin Bet [...]