To Strange, to believe-Lieberman, our finance minister tells restaurant owners to commit outright fraud
Kosher without a certificate: Lieberman's problematic offer to business owners
At a conference of the Securities Authority, Finance Minister Lieberman called on business owners to place a 'kosher' sign - "You will also save a lot of money and the public will believe you."
18 Tevet 5722 18:03 22.12.21
Finance Minister Avigdor Lieberman today (Wednesday) called on Israeli business owners to place a sign on the door of the business 'Kosher without a certificate' - even if the place is not kosher.
"The kosher reform is an important step. In addition, I call on all business owners to put up a sign at the entrance 'The place is kosher' without a certificate. You will also save a lot of money and the public will believe you," Lieberman said.
He said this at a conference of the Securities Authority in an interview with journalist Dana Weiss and even said that his party is expected to campaign for it. A short time later, he even tweeted it on the Twitter page of the Yisrael Beiteinu party.
This is in fact a public call for business owners to pass a law banning kosher fraud, which prohibits the presentation of a business as kosher without the approval of the Chief Rabbinate.
MK Aryeh Deri responded to Lieberman and said that "Mr. Lieberman, after you almost offered the business to hang a sign" There is no Corona - this is the flu "You are trying to forget the embarrassment in an ugly attack on kosher guards. .
The chairman of Torah Judaism, MK Moshe Gafni, also attacked and said that "those who are accustomed to forgeries and public deception allow themselves to tell business owners to write that the food in their business is kosher without a certificate, contrary to law and public integrity, both of which are not Yvette Lieberman "I call on the Attorney General to open a criminal investigation into his incitement to break the law."
The chairman of the Noam party, MK Avi Maoz (Religious Zionism), sent an urgent letter to Spokesman Mandelblit asking him to check whether Finance Minister Avigdor Lieberman's statements were criminal.
"It was announced today that at the Securities Authority's corporate conference, Finance Minister Avigdor Lieberman said regarding the kosher reform that" the kosher reform is an important step "and called on business owners to" put a sign at the entrance as a kosher without a certificate. Maoz correspondent to Attorney General Mandelblit.
"These things are ostensibly a violation of the law and incitement to break the law. In light of this, I call on his honor to investigate the matter and whether an investigation should be opened against the Minister of Finance for this. I would appreciate your urgent response," Maoz asked.
The chairman of the Torah Judaism faction, MK Yaakov Litzman, responded and said that "Lieberman continues to oppress the incapacitated, belittle the poor and harm kosher people.
"After raising taxes, which caused a wave of price increases in the economy, one-time prices, sweet drinks, and now electricity prices will rise and soon the price of dairy products will rise - Finance Minister Lieberman is trying to obscure his failures with poisoned incitement against kosher and traditionalists. Bennett-Lapid government Lieberman turns out to be both economic, value and moral damage. "
Organization elicited appealed to business owners following a proposal by Lieberman and said: "Business owners are expensive, a law prohibiting fraud prohibits write 'The place is kosher - without a diploma. Know that whoever breaks the law can be fined.
It is very sad that the finance minister Lieberman misleading the public business owners and sad The more he beats kosher consumers and may lead them to consume non-kosher food without supervision. "