Tuesday, February 23, deputies from the party «and Degel Torah», a member of ultra-Orthodox block «Jadot a-Torah» issued a sharp attack against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
The reason for the incident was the meeting of heads of government and heads of the reform community, held the day before. Note that no information about this meeting press service of the Prime Minister’s office had not extended.
Knesset member Moshe Gaffney stated that «we are not going to accept such appointments». According to Gaffney, «we respect the Prime Minister and try not to infringe on his interests and not to touch on issues that are important to him, but, unfortunately, not receive reciprocity.» The Gaffney added that «we are not going to pretend like nothing happened».
General Director of the movement «and Degel Torah» Yaakov Asher added that «the incident will require a review of our partnership with Netanyahu».
In a press-service of the Prime Minister has not commented on the incident.