NAZARETH, (PIC)– Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee chairman Zeev Elkin has called for re-arresting Palestinian liberated prisoners who were released during Shalit swap deal, holding them responsible for the abduction of three Israeli settlers few day ago.
MK Elkin charged that those ex-detainees were the real motivation for the abduction operations carried out against Israelis, Maariv newspaper quoted Elkin as claiming.
He called for their deportation from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip.
Meanwhile, Israeli media sources said that the Israeli cabinet is expected to meet Tuesday morning in Tel Aviv to discuss the three missing settlers’ issue.
Arrests and deportation of Hamas’s cadres and leaders and other security measures are scheduled to be discussed during the meeting.
Israeli military sources declared on Friday the disappearance of three conscripts near al-Khalil on Thursday night. Large-scale Israeli raid and arrest campaigns were launched throughout West Bank following the incident against members and cadres in Hamas’s movement.