Agricultural terror: Arabs burn tens of thousands of live chickens

Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/18 13:37

Agricultural terror:

Arabs burn tens of thousands of live chickens

Arab suspects set fire to chicken coops in northern Israel, causing the death of tens of thousands of birds.

Arab suspects on Friday morning set fire to four chicken coops in northern Israel.

The coops, which contained a total of 40,000 chickens, are located in Beit Lechem Hagalilit (Bethlehem of Galilee) and belonged to a 70-year-old farmer.

The Arabs set fire to the coops at approximately 3:00a.m. on Friday morning. Firefighters arriving at the scene gained control of the flames, which had already caused heavy damage.

Police have opened an investigation.

Jezreel Valley Regional Council Head Eyal Batzar demanded the Israeli government fight agricultural terror.

“Our lands are not a free-for-all,” Batzar said. Read more……