Celebrity actress Rotem Sela believes that there is nothing wrong with Arabs living in the country, since israel is a “country for all its citizens” without exception, with the statement prompting a correction from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
According to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the State of israel belongs solely to the Jews, with his statement coming in response to a comment by Israeli actress Rotem Sela on the Israeli culture minister’s recent interview.
“Miri Regev sits there and explains to Rina Matzliach that the public needs to watch out, because if Benny Gantz is elected he’ll need to form a government with Arabs”, Sela wrote in her Instagram story, to the joy of her over 800,000-strong army of followers.
“Rina Matzliach stayed silent. And I ask myself why Rina doesn’t ask her in shock – ‘and what’s the problem with Arabs???’ Oh my god, there are also Arab citizens in this country”, she wrote, stressing that Israel is “a country for all its citizens”.
“And every person was born equal. Arabs, too, God help us, are human beings. And so are the Druze. And so are gays, by the way, and lesbians, and…shock…leftists”, she said, admitting though, that despite “disgusting comments”, she treats everyone with affection.
The comments prompted Benjamin Netanyahu to respond on Sunday: he uploaded a snapshot of himself posing in front of an…