APN's daily news review from Israel
Friday June 8, 2018
Confusing numbers of the day:
58% of Israelis were unhappy with Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev
cancellation of the friendly match with Israel in Jerusalem. Argentina said the match was cancelled because it was
moved to Jerusalem.
50% of Israelis think it was wrong to move the match
from Haifa to Jerusalem.
But 39% of Israelis think that BDS was responsible
for the cancellation of the match, 28% blame
Regev, 16% don’t know, 11% blame the Argentinian Soccer Association and 6% blamed Palestinian Soccer Association
Chairman, Jibril Rajoub.
You Must Be
"We tried other ways, it doesn't work. Hamas wants them to die."
--Speaking in London at end of four-day Europe tour, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu explains why Israeli troops use lethal methods to stop Gazan
from coming close to the fence.