Ben Gvir, Ramadan

Ben Gvir demands: Ban Palestinians from entering Israel

Minister of National Security Itamar Ben Gvir calls for a ban on PA residents entering Israel over the month of Ramadan: "We can't have women being raped in Gaza and Israel allowing a celebration of Hamas on the Temple Mount."

Itamar Ben Gvir (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Ahead of a discussion on security preparations for Ramadan that will take place tomorrow with the Prime Minister, members of the Shin Bet, and the security establishment, Minister Itamar Ben Gvir called for a ban on the entry of Palestinian Authority residents into pre-'67 Israeli territory.

"We can't allow the entry of residents from the 'Palestinian Authority' into Israeli territory," he said, adding: "It cannot be that abducted women are being raped in Gaza, and Israel will allow a celebration of the Hamas attack on the Temple Mount."

"The positions of some of the security forces recommending the approval of a massive entry of PA residents to the Temple Mount demonstrates that they have learned nothing from the (Hamas attack)." I recommend that those security officials take a look at the polls conducted in the Palestinian Authority, where they will discover the tremendous support for the Hamas massacre," he continued.

"I will strongly oppose the entry of PA residents into Israel and I hope that other cabinet members will act accordingly...," concluded Ben Gvir.

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