Man, 57, charged with incitement after calling for Netanyahu’s murder

A 57-year-old man has been charged with incitement to violence after threatening Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on social media.

Ofer Kopelman of the West Bank settlement of Alfei Menashe had written, among other things, “Only his murder will restore our country. Death to Bibi!” using the prime minister’s nickname, according to Hebrew media reports.

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