Press review 19th – 26th January

Press Review

 19th – 26th January

Charlie : a boon for Benyamin Netanyahou January 21 2015 – Orient XXI


The Israeli press widely covered the Paris’ attacks ‒ especially the one that struck a Kosher shop where three French and one Tunisian, all Jewish, were shot dead. On the one hand, some of these articles pledge their support to Benyamin Netanyahou, who’s taken advantage of the events to invite French Jews to come to Israel, while feeding the spreading conspiracy theory on the so called worrying occupation of Europe by Muslims. On the other hand some articles, as those from the centre left paper Haaretz denounced Netanyahou’s brutality, his political line and his opportunism in the prospect of the upcoming legislative elections next March.


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