A car belonging to a religious Jewish high school principal was torched in Ramle on Sunday evening.
Friends of the principal said members of the
national-religious camp who live in Ramle have suffered from recent
attacks by Arab neighbors, adding that the latest arson incident was
A police spokeswoman told The
Jerusalem Post that an adult and a minor were arrested on Monday over
the attack, but said it was too soon to discuss a motive. "We are
examining the motive," she said.
The incident took place in
the city's Agash neighborhood. Residents of the national-religious
community in the city released a statement saying they will "not be
deterred by Arab rioters and we will continue to strengthen Ramle's
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