After the incident in the synagogue in Petah Tikva, it was decided to strengthen the protection of legal adviser to the government of Aviha Mandelblit.
According to the information of the 10th Israeli television channel, the police will strengthen patrols around the family’s home Mandelblit. In addition, the standing bodyguard will accompany Avia Mandelblit in the synagogue.
The incident occurred on Saturday evening, January 20. Around the synagogue, which was away Mandelblit gathered activists of the movement against corruption. As reported by the media, at a time when Mandelblit along with other people took to the streets to say prayers, which they say under the open sky, the activists began to shout slogans of protest. «You have wrecked our state,» they shouted. Some of the worshippers entered into a verbal altercation with protesters. Away Mandelblit refused to read «Kaddish» in memory of his recently deceased mother and left the scene of the incident. According to some reports, he was removed from there by the security guard of the Ministry of justice, according to others, had left the synagogue accompanied by his wife.