Attorney General Mandelblit, Deputy Attorney General Zilber'den appear on a Knesset committee to stay away from politics. He ignored him.
Jack Gold, World Israel News
Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit met with Deputy Attorney General Dina Zilber before warning her about the provocative statements before a controversial glimpse of Knesset's Education Committee on Education Loyalty. IDF Radio Reported on Sunday.
According to the report, Mandelblit asked Zilber to refrain from adding personal comments while defending the government's commission on the committee, but instead of representing it on the committee, he made harsh statements against government policy.
Zilber sparked controversy Tuesday when he spoke to the Education Committee on the Cultural Loyalty Act, backed by Knesset's Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev. The proposed law will allow the government to allow funds from cultural institutions or events that damage or deteriorate Israel.
Zilber claimed the bill hurt the "social discourse". If someone can be loyal, is someone else a traitor? Fifth column? Cel Show us the disciplined and educated people whose thoughts are uniform. Loyalty in culture, an oxymoron like a deafening silence, said Zilber.
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked said on Wednesday that "the Attorney General or someone else on his behalf may come and not present him in political positions, but on the contrary," he said.
Shaked underlined that the policy should be determined by elected officials, not civil servants, seçilmiş otherwise it would be impossible to manage the state. Sh
Shaked is demanding Zilber's resignation or dismissal. Meanwhile, Zilber will not represent the government in his Knesset talks until he completes the investigation of Mandelblit into the possibility that Zilber will break the law.
In an interview speaking on Saturday Channel 13Shaked said, dü The Attorney General said he thinks the institution should be clean and professional. When he becomes political, he cuts off his branch. "
Un A public official cannot go to the Knesset and talk to the government, laş he said.
Shaked stressed the need for trust between ministers and their legal advisers. An The moment when a lawyer is made public against the government cannot work and represent, “he said.