Eli Yishai’s ‚well-timed‘ detention center visit

11.10.2012                      25.Tischrei. 5773

Innenpolitik:

Eli Yishai's 'well-timed' detention center visit

Analysis: Yishai's visit came across as a hastily arranged photo-op following Netanyahu's announcement of early elections.

For Interior Minister Eli Yishai, the government’s most vocal opponent of the African migrant community, the timing couldn’t have been better. A visit to the site of the future detention center for African migrants had been planned for weeks his aide said, when on Tuesday Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu announced that national elections would be held as early as January 15….