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Israeli ministers-to-be attack human rights groups

Far-right politician Bezalel Smotrich and ultranationalist Itamar Ben Gvir, both likely to serve in Israel's next Cabinet, are ramping up their attacks on human rights organizations.
Smotrich Ben Gvir

Far-right legislators, including those set to become ministers in Benjamin Netanyahu’s new government, are multiplying their attacks against human rights groups and against Israeli Arab legislators.

Likud Knesset member Nissim Vatori reacted this morning to the double bombing attack in Jerusalem, saying that the Arab Knesset members must be removed from the Israeli parliament. He accused them of encouraging terror attacks.

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