Israel arrests Jewish extremist after baby burned to death


Jerusalam: Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon signed the first administrative detention order under the zero tolerance policy adopted by the Israeli government against Jewish extremists .

A measure concerning Mordechai Mayer, an Israeli settler arrested because of ” his involvement in violent activities and terrorist attacks in recent times , “according to a ministry statement that does not specify whether it is directly involved in the fire criminal to a house in a Palestinian village in the northern West Bank, which caused the death of a baby 18 months.

According to an Israeli television channel, two other Jewish extremists could also be placed in administrative detention, a controversial procedure that dates back to the British mandate over Palestine and which is generally applied to the against Palestinians. It keeps people in prison without charge or trial for renewable periods of six months.

As for Meir Ettinger, the grand-son of the founder of the Jewish Defence League, he will remain in custody until next Monday by order of an Israeli court for related facts, he seems to fire Church of the Multiplication of the loaves in Galilee.