The head of the parliamentary opposition David Bitan in an interview with radio station «Galey TSAHAL» accused the head of the Shin bet «cowardice» after he said that the security personnel want to return home alive.
Statements of David Bitana quoted from the website of NRG. He noted that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was not possible to leave the metal detectors at Temple mount, because such decisions are not taken alone. In addition, the decision-making was affected by the crisis in relations with Jordan.
The head of the parliamentary coalition David Bitan accused the Shin bet that his assistants are unable to offer a different strategy to resolve the conflict around the Temple mount.
After these remarks Bitana the office of the Prime Minister sent to all the Israeli media statement condemning the attack on the SHABAK.
«The General security service is one of the best counterespionage in the world, which is leading on the frontlines of the fight against terrorism. Thanks to the numerous preventive actions the Shin bet in recent years was saved the lives of many Israelis. The position of the Shin bet presented to the political echelon, based on intelligence information, evaluation and strategic analysis in different spheres», — said in a statement.
In addition, the press service reported that Prime Minister Netanyahu expressed his support for the head of the Shin bet Nadawo Argaman and his subordinates, and he does not tolerate attacks on them.
The right Association For «clean government» issued an appeal to David Betano with the requirement to resign.