Livni: Netanyahu trying to quash Israel protests, not solve problems

07.08.2011                      07.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Livni: Netanyahu trying to quash Israel protests, not solve problems

Kadima chairman and MK Mofaz strongly criticize government's response to cost-of-living protesters, who are expected to hold large demonstrations in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv Saturday night.

Opposition Leader MK Tzipi Livni criticized Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a meeting of the Kadima Party on Friday morning for not responding to the substance of the cost of living protests that have engulfed the country over the last three weeks.
"Benjamin Netanyahu does not concern himself with changing national priorities, but with how to reduce the scope of protests, that is all he cares about," said Livni at the Friday morning meeting. "We suggested the prime minister reopens the 2012 budget in order to create a new budget, but Netanyahu refuses to do so."…