Netanyahu calls on police to quickly find culprits, motive for murder of Arab youth

July 2, 2014 13:55

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu called for law enforcement  to work as quickly as possible to find the perpetrators and motives of the "reprehensible" murder of an Arab youth whose body was found in Jerusalem on Wednesday.

The premier attempted to calm tensions amid rioting in east Jerusalem, calling on all sides not to take the law into their own hands. He emphasized  that Israel is "a nation of laws and everyone must act according to the law."

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