Im Tirtzu Out to Stop 'Arab Idol' From Singing in Nazareth

Right-wing NGO urges interior minister to deny wildly popular Gazan vocalist Mohammed Assaf's entry to Israel, prevent him from promoting what it calls 'agitation and sedition.'

The right-wing organization Im Tirtzu is trying to block Mohammed Assaf, Gaza's hugely popular "Arab Idol" winner, from entering Israel to perform later this month in Nazareth, the Walla news website reported Thursday.