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Liberman under fire for saying he’ll dump Netanyahu, Haredim ‘in a landfill’

Yisrael Beytenu leader Avigdor Liberman comes under fire after pledging he’ll take the “ultra-Orthodox together with Bibi [Netanyahu] on a wheelbarrow to a landfill. “

United Torah Judaism leader Moshe Gafni says he “expects the legal authorities to deal with this anti-Semitic statement.”

Screen capture from video of Yisrael Beytenu leader MK Avigdor Liberman during an interview with Channel 12 news, December 29, 2020. (Channel 12 news)

Yamina leader Naftali Bennett says, in a tweet: “As usual, a few days before elections, Liberman is coming out with disgusting cries of hatred to garner votes.”

Likud’s Intelligence Minister Eli Cohen calls his statement “borderline anti-Semitism.”

New Hope’s Ofer Berkovitch characterizes it as “shameful.”

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