Shin Bet gives support for citizenship revocation proposal

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 26, 2010 16:08




The Shin Bet's [Israeli Security Agency] attorney general expressed support for a proposal revoking the citizenship of those convicted of terrorism or espionage, during a debate on the Citizenship Law held by the Knesset Internal Affairs Committee on Tuesday.

The attorney general explained that the Shin Bet sees the revocation of citizenship as a method of deterrence for those who want to carry out attacks against the state.


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