News Briefs

  טבת 1, 5774 , 04/12/13

11 Indictments Against Rioters at Bedouin Protest

The prosecutor's office filed 11 indictments and arrest requests against nine adults and two minors following protest against the Prawer-Begin Plan. The suspects are accused of disorderly conduct, assaulting police, and other crimes. The Prawer-Begin Plan was formulated to removed illegal Bedouin squatters who have build shacks in the Negev and relocate them to proper housing units with approved zoning permits. Both Bedouin and Israeli NGO activist groups participated in the protests which took place over the weekend.

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