Yishai: Infiltrators are existential threat to Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 14, 2012 12:56




Shas leader Eli Yishai on Monday attacked Israel's policy on border infiltrators, calling the phenomenon an existential threat to Zionism.

Speaking at a conference for ambassadors, Yishai stated that "there are ministers and MKs that are acting irresponsibly, just to get a photo-op with the children of infiltrators. I do not have this privilege; I have the responsibility, as the interior minister, to safeguard the Jewish and Zionist character of the country."

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