Israeli Arabs to call general strike over flotilla attack

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 31, 2010 10:54




The IDF and police were preparing for the possibility of violence as Israeli-Arab leaders called for a general strike on Monday, amid reports of up to 15 dead among the "Free Gaza" flotilla.

Northern District police chief Cmdr. Shimon Koren completed an evaluation of the security situation in the North on Monday morning, and ordered a high state of alert and instructed police officers to be ready "for the possibility of any scenario or attempt to cause a disturbance."


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