MINISTER ASSAULTED AT PEACE CONFERENCE
ISRAEL’S MINISTER of Economy Naftali Bennett was assaulted at the Peace Conference this week. Throughout his 15-minute presentation, Mr Bennett was heckled with calls of “fascist” and “murderer”. Amos Schocken, owner of
said: “People here were willing to talk to Arafat; it can’t be that we will not hear Naftali Bennett.”
On Mr Bennet’s way out, around 25 participants assaulted him, one of them striking him on the back. downplayed the incident, claiming that Minister Bennet had exaggerated events in order to generate headlines.