Minister calls for probe after top politicians depicted as Nazis


Israeli politicians depicted as Nazis. (Screen capture Times of Israel)
Faked photographs show Rivlin, Lapid, Livni and others in SS uniforms because they oppose ‘Jewish state’ bill.


By Stuart Winer|The Times of Israel

Fabricated images of the president of Israel, top ministers and the police chief dressed in Nazi uniforms were published on the Internet on Sunday as a protest against their objection to a controversial bill that defines Israel as a Jewish state.

President Reuben Rivlin, Finance Minister Yair Lapid, Justice Minister Tzipi Livni, police chief Yohanan Danino, and former minister Michael Eitan were each depicted jauntily dressed in the distinctive black uniforms of the World War II-era Schutzstaffel, more commonly known as the SS.

The images were posted to a Facebook account created the same day under the name Natan Zoabi, Channel 10 reported.

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