The day before with the families of the terrorists from Arab neighborhoods of Jerusalem, met Mahmoud Abbas, met with them Knesset members.
The meeting, which tell 4 February, the Israeli media, was held by the Committee of relatives of the «Palestinian» martyrs. They sent out invitations to all Arab Knesset members, but responded to an invitation only three politicians.
The spokesman said that relatives of terrorists have met Hanin Zuabi, Jamal Zahalka, Basel, Ratas, members of the BALAD party , is a member of the United Arab list.
Deputies did not advertise this meeting. About it it became known after the father of one of the terrorists posted a video to Facebook , writing that the meeting was «warm and productive, Arab deputies expressed sympathy and understanding to the families of «martyrs» whose bodies have still not been handed over to relatives for burial.
The leader of the party «Our home Israel» Avigdor Liberman, commenting on this information, stated that «this meeting leaves no room for doubt: the United Arab list and a member of his party BALAD are agents of terrorist organizations in the Knesset. This is another signal for those members of the government and security authorities who have not realized the obvious: these terrorists as quickly as possible should be kicked out of the Knesset and, preferably, generally from Israel,» said Avigdor Lieberman, the press service of the NDI.
In the evening of 4 February it became known that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appealed to the legal Advisor to the government to consider what measures can be taken against Arab MPs. According to Netanyahu, politics, sympathetic to terrorists and their families, is not worthy to be members of the Knesset.