Education Minister Naftali Bennett (New Right) excoriated Blue and White party chief and former IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz, attacking Gantz’s leadership of the Israeli military and suggesting Gantz was the Hamas terror organization’s preferred candidate to lead Israel.
“Gantz is Hamas’ dream,” Bennett tweeted Wednesday morning. “If Hamas leaders had the right to vote, they would vote for Benny Gantz, the ‘hesitating general’.”
“The person whom the state comptroller decisively found to have totally failed in the handling of the [Hamas] terror tunnels, the person who after 51 days of indecision and shuffling about led us to a stalemate with Hamas,” referring to the 2014 war with Gaza, “the person who admitted to knowingly endangering IDF Golani soldiers for the sake of his fake morality – this is the same person who has now established a left-wing party which is attempting to trick the Israeli public, and is daring to pass judgment on the people who fixed the damage he created. He should go back to being quiet.”
Read more at Arutz Sheva.