I am not assuming that Rav Elon is either innocent or guilty. That's for the courts to decide (not the press, by the way). If the members of Takana had suspicions, they should have gone right to the police to let them investigate. Their only role after turning over the case to the proper authorities should have been to support those who would need it. This way potentially endangered others and was a chilul haShem; a much bigger chilul haShem than had they done whatthey should have years ago.
UN agency warns school may be delayed for Palestinian refugees due to lack of funding (AP)
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