MK Uri Ariel 370.
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem/ The Jerusalem Post)
The government is misleading the public and ministers by saying prisoners being
released only committed acts of terrorism before the Oslo Accords were signed,
Housing and Construction Minister Uri Ariel said Tuesday.
for the government to stop the prisoner release, pointing out that several of
the terrorist attacks they perpetrated took place after the Oslo Accords were
signed on September 9, 1993.
“In the ministers’ meeting, we were told
that all the terrorists being released this week only murdered before the Oslo
Accords, but it turns out that this isn’t true,” Ariel stated. “I demand that
the prisoner release be stopped and brought back to a government
Some of the victims of terrorists being released Tuesday night
that were killed after the Oslo Accords were signed are Isaac Rottenberg,
murdered on March 29, 1994, David and Chaim Weizman, murdered on December 31,
1993 and Moshe Becker, murdered on January 21, 1994.
Danny Danon also spoke out against the prisoner release, saying “all citizens of
Israel are asking what this is for.
“What are we getting in return other
than a few delusional days?” Danon asked.
“This is a decision that goes
against logic and the values we were raised on.”