Barak: Mosque arson is malicious act intended to harm peace

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 7, 2011 13:11

Defense Minister Ehud Barak on Tuesday strongly condemned the arson of a Ramallah mosque earlier in the day.

The defense minister ordered the IDF and security forces to take any measures necessary to capture the perpetrators.

In an official statement, Barak said "This criminal act is intended to inflame passions and to harm the potential for people to live side by side in peace. I believe that the IDF and security forces will do everything they can to find the perpetrators of this malicious act."


Related Content

Breaking news
June 20, 2018
IAF strikes three Hamas targets south of Gaza

By JPOST.COM STAFF