Skip to comments.Livni Blames Bennett for Violence. Bennett: Huh?
Posted on 12/29/2012 1:49:39 PM PST by Eleutheria5
Tzipi Livni, who is running for Knesset at the head of an independent party, blamed Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett for the violence at the Oz Tzion outpost near Beit El Friday.
"Bennett and the extremist rabbis led people to that hilltop on purpose, in order to create friction with IDF soldiers and a situation in which they would refuse orders," Livni wrote on her Facebook page.
"These extremists led the people there on Sabbath eve in the knowledge that our children, the IDF soldiers, would have to evict them," she explained. "Netanyahu, who continues to wink toward the extremist right wing and his natural allies, stopped the eviction."
"From his point of view and that of his extremist partners, everything except for the Sabbath can be violated. They create this confrontation on purpose in order to then say that they cannot obey orders, and that is the most serious thing."
MK Shaul Mofaz, who heads Kadima, also blamed nationalist parties for the confrontation Friday. "Whoever lifts his hand against the IDF and security forces, it is as if he lifted his hand against the State of Israel, and he should be jailed," said Mofaz.
Bennett reacted to Livni's accusation after the Sabbath on his own Facebook page, under the heading, "You Too, Tzipi Livni?"
"What hill? What rabbis? Whom did I lead? What the heck are you talking about?"
Bennett noted again that the attacks on him during the Sabbath create a situation in which he cannot respond while he is being attacked, because he is religious.
"If there is an illegal outpost that requires eviction, it can be done on a week day and not on the Sabbath," he added. "Nu, really ..."
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It could help if there were readily-available, easy ways for good people around the world to lend money or invest in rebuilding Zion (beyond the Isr Bond offerings, which do not do the full job... some more ways to, say, augment Isr bonds, say....)
Also, the various charities that help accomplish this... do not seem to reach out or market themselves very widely to potential donors... (one prominent charity group some kind person suggested here ...doesn’t even have a paypal account set up yet to accept contributions, and it has been active for years....)
In short, where’s all that supposed “financial expertise” we’ve heard about? (smile, smile)
If this Bennett guy is getting all the attacks, he must have done something right