Finance Minister Naftali Bennett (Jewish Home) wrote on his Facebook page that he supports David, the soldier from the Nahal unit filmed cocking his gun at Palestinian-Arab youths, and that he would have acted in the same way.
“He did the right thing. He was alone, surrounding by a number of violent and provocative Arabs. He did not shoot and took suitable methods to protect himself and those around him,” Bennett added. “The extreme left lives for the demonization of IDF soldiers…”