According to Al Jazeera, Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz has ordered a “huge reinforcement” of security forces to help curb deadly internal violence in mixed Jewish and Arab communities around the country.
“We are in an emergency situation as a result of national violence, and a major reinforcement of forces on the ground is now needed, and they are to be sent immediately to restore law and order,” he said.
Israel’s border police, which operates mostly in the occupied West Bank, will be among the security forces.
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