Lieberman to target human rights groups‘ funding after Netanyahu shelves bill

23.11.2011                      26.Cheschwan. 5772

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Lieberman to target human rights groups' funding after Netanyahu shelves bill

Foreign Minister denies reports he threatened coalition over outposts.

The Yisrael Beiteinu Party is acting to push the legislation to limit foreign funding of Israeli human rights organizations, despite the prime minister's decision to freeze two bills to this effect indefinitely.
In another development, Yisrael Beteinu leader Avigdor Lieberman yesterday denied he had threatened to quit the coalition if West Bank outposts were evacuated. He called reports to this effect "mere interpretations"….