Israeli Defense Minister Supports Holding Extreme Rightists in Administration Detention

Defense establishment believes orders will act as deterrent after spate of recent attacks on Palestinians and Israeli forces in West Bank.

Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon supports administrative detention for extreme right-wing Jewish activists in the West Bank. His position follows the recent upswing in violence against Palestinians and Israeli security forces in general and, specifically, events at the Yitzhar settlement last week, when an Israel Defense Forces

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