Netanyahu condemns Druze attack on ambulance in Golan Heights
A picture taken from the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights shows Druze men residing in Israel holding binoculars watching smoke rising in the horizon of the Syrian Druze village of Hadar, on June 20, 2015, following Syrian army airstrikes against opposition rebel fighters. (AFP/Jalaa Marey)
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday condemned the attack on an IDF ambulance by Israel Druze in the Golan Heights, declaring that "nobody can take the law into their own hands, and no body can disrupt the missions of IDF soldiers."
A mob outside the Druze village of Majdal Shams had attacked an ambulance carrying two Syrians brought into Israel for medical treatment on Monday, killing one and leaving the second badly wounded.
Netanyahu vowed to "bring the lawbreakers to justice" and called on the the leaders of the Druze community to "act immediately and calm spirits."
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