The Knesset Labor, Social Welfare and Heath committee on Wednesday declared
illegal drugs dubbed “Big Brother,” “Herzl Make You Fly,” “Extreme,” “Space
Gold,” “iFeel,” “Sebaba” and “Sebaba Chrome” – as they are commonly known on the
Committee chairman Haim Katz said that every month, his
committee would declare illegal additional types of dangerous drugs.
committee amended the list of recognized illegal drugs at the urgent request of
the Health Ministry and the Israel Police, whose representatives were at the
Ch.-Supt. Udi Wolf said that before the holidays and the summer
vacation, owners of drug kiosks rush to get a large supply of drugs sold to
teenagers with the label “Spiritual Incense.” Wolf added that often, after one
chemical substance is made illegal, new ingredients imported from China replace
them and have to be recognized as dangerous drugs.
Katz concluded that if
such is the case, “We will wear them out. My committee will put itself at the
disposal of the ministry and the police and meet monthly to change the list of
dangerous drugs if needed. Thus we will be able to match the speed of the sick
importation of drugs. We will do all we can to stop these risky consumer habits
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