Haaretz has learned that following the attack, there was an attempt to publish a condemnation in the name of the Joint Arab List. However, opposition by the Hadash party, one of its members, prevented its publication
Basel Ghattas, in plea bargain, resigned from the Knesset and will serve two years in prison on charges of providing material support to security prisoners
Zionist parties won’t cooperate with the Joint List, so absurdly, the positions of Arab MKs undermine the political ability to protect Israel from the extreme right.
Basel Ghattas will serve two years in prison and be convicted of providing material support for terror, in accordance to plea deal.
After the threshold was raised three years ago, Arab parties were compelled to form a united list in which the more extreme parties, although smaller, have assumed the dominant role.
Bill stops payments to terrorists whose disabilities were caused by terror activity. 'Israeli citizens don’t have to contribute to the welfare of a terrorist or his survivors,' says bill's sponsor, Yesh Atid MK Jacob Perry.
Walid Daka, suspected of smuggling cell phones into jail, has a blood disease and is not supposed to be left alone. Prison service says he gets medical supervision 'like all prisoners.'
MK Ayman Odeh says he was 'moved and proud to see large numbers of Americans taking to the streets against Islamophobia and racism.'
Public security minister tells Haaretz: Arab leaders are sending a message of violence, he has proof that Bedouin ramming attack was terrorism.
Even though Basel Ghattas was filmed smuggling cellphones to jailed terrorists, Israeli parliament’s legal advisor says this does not constitute proof of security crimes.