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  6/12/2013, Tammuz 4, 5773

Knesset Discusses Price Tag Vandalism

The Knesset Interior Committee discussed on Wednesday the phenomenon of "price tag" vandalism incidents. The  discussion was initiated by Member of Knesset  Mohammad Barakeh  (Hadash – Democratic Front for Peace and Equality). Member of Knesset David Tzur (HaTenuah Party) summarized the discussion by stating that government took the graffiti and vandalism incidents seriously and requested a special confidential discussion of the Interior Committee to review the work of the police and General Security Service regarding the issue. He also suggested the establishment of a special police unit to deal with "price tag" vandals.