Foreign Ministry: Motive in shooting of Chabad Rabbi may be criminal

The Foreign Ministry believes that there was a criminal motive behind the shooting of Chabad Rabbi Artur Ovadia Isakov in Dagestan on Wednesday night, Army Radio reported. However the possiblilty that the attack was driven by anti-Semitsm was being investigated, according to the report.
A spokesperson for the ministry, Yigal Palmor said that a decision would be reached as to whether the rabbi who is in hospital in serious condition would flown to Israel for treatment.
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