Barak: Consider classifying ‚hilltop youth‘ a terror group

14.12.2011                      18.Kislev. 5772


Barak: Consider classifying 'hilltop youth' a terror group

Defense minister says as far as their behavior is concerned, "there is no doubt that we're talking about terrorists"; Livni: "extremist group is growing"; Sa'ar: Incidents are part of criminal ideology.

Defense Minister Ehud Barak Wednesday morning said the legal possibility of classifying the "hilltop youth" group of young radical settlers as a terrorist group, saying "as far as their behavior is concerned, there is no doubt that we are talking about terrorists".
The proper way to deal those individuals and groups perpetrating violence, however, is legal action, the defense minister told Army Radio….