Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett 370.
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem / The Jerusalem Post)
Economy and Trade Minister Naftali Bennett has devised a plan for how the IDF should
respond to the recent spate of terrorist attacks in Judea and Samaria, Bennett
revealed in an interview with The Jerusalem Post that will be published in
Tuesday’s Shavuot supplement.
Bennett spoke two weeks after the stabbing
murder of 31-year-old father of five Evyatar Borovsky and two months after
Palestinian rock-throwers seriously wounded three-year-old Adele
“There has been a significant downturn in security for the Jews
living in Judea and Samaria,” Bennett said. “Rocks are being thrown on
cars. Rocks kill. What is happening is not merely a violation of order.
He intends to submit his plan to the Defense Ministry and
the IDF. The plan will include new regulations for when the IDF and residents of
Judea and Samaria are able to open fire to defend themselves.
people cannot defend themselves,” Bennett said. “I want anyone in danger of
being harmed to be able to defend himself. In conflict areas there should be
more forces, more checkpoints, more operations going into more Arab