PM defends Israel’s recently passed law amidst protest from Israel’s left and global condemnation; Netanyahu: There is nothing in this law that infringes on your rights as equal citizens of the State of Israel, and there is nothing in it that harms the special status of the Druze community in Israel.
Prime Minister Netanyahu addressed Israel’s recently passed Nation-State Law amidst global condemnation and protest from Israel’s left-wing.
The Nation-State Law was passed in Israel’s Knesset (parliament) last week with 62 votes in favor and 55 against. The law declares Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people, with Jerusalem as its capital. The law also declares the Jewish people’s right to self-determination and sovereignty and serves to preserve Jewish and Israeli history…. more