The head of Israel’s internal security agency says that “extremely violent and inciting discourse” aimed at lawmakers seeking to end Benjamin Netanyahu’s 12-year term as prime minister could potentially cause havoc. deadly – a ferocious echo of pre-January warnings. . 6 uprisings at the US Capitol.
Shin Bet director Nadav Argaman said on Saturday that the spike in test tubes targeting Netanyahu’s opponents online and in public protests “could be directed by certain groups or individuals.” interpreted as violent and illegal activity that can even lead to death”
He urged public officials to rein in groups that have vowed to do “whatever they can” to prevent being sworn in as a new power-sharing government led by centrist politician Yair Lapid.
Netanyahu has said he condemns any incitement and violence, but he said at a meeting with his Likud party on Sunday that “incitement against us is also raging”. He urged lawmakers to vote against forming a “rogue” alternative government.