Police chief: Price-tag incidents must be eradicated

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October 9, 2011 11:06

 
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Police Commissioner Insp.-Gen. Yochanan Danino said Sunday morning that, "Price-tag incidents are serious and must be eradicated. Attacking religious symbols and holy places is an extremely explosive phenomenon that has implications for the general public of the country."

Danino instructed district commanders to map out sensitive Jewish, Muslim and Christian areas. He intends to meet with the Arab-Israeli public in an attempt to calm the situation.

Saying he would work to prevent escalations, Danino emphasized the need to do "everything" to reach the incidents' perpetrators, collect evidence and file charges against them.

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