Video from Facebook ( SCREENSHOT/Facebook of Benjamin Netanyahu).
(photo credit: SCREENSHOT/FACEBOOK OF BENJAMIN NETANYAHU)
"The train strikes must stop immediately!" Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wrote on his Facebook today in response to the nationwide train strikes which have escalated over the past few days.
Netanyahu attacked Avi Nissenkorn for the strike, saying that Nissenkorn is bringing Israel back to an economy which "harms citizens." The PM stated in the post that the right-wing government of the Likud which enables a free economy.
Today, train traffic was halted nationwide for a number of minutes as part of the strike. The Israel Rail company announced that trains across the country would be delayed and disrupted, harming hundreds of thousands of commuters.
Blue and White responded to Netanyahu's statement, saying "Netanyahu is not a victim, but he is responsible for the neglect of the trains in the last decade."
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