NSW Parliament hears “Netanyahu is an enemy of peace’
In a private member’s statement in the NSW Parliament Treasurer Dominic Perr0ttet criticised members if Labor and The Greens parties who attended a rally protesting the visit to Sydney of Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
NSW Greens MP David Shoebridge and NSW Labor MP Julia Finn spoke at the rally, which was also attended by Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon and NSW Labor MP Shoaquett Moselmane.
Following Dominic Perrottet’s statement, Julia Finn [Labor Granville] told the parliament that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is “an enemy of peace”.
Leader of the Opposition Labor MP Luke Foley said: “Robust political debate on the current Israeli Government’s policies occurs within Israel’s borders and beyond, and that is proper. However anti-Semitic words and images are always totally unacceptable.”