80 families, native which died in acts of terrorism, Holon Moti Sason with the requirement to cancel a concert of the poet and the composer Jonathan Geffen who has to take place in the Poison Le-Banim hall on April 4 addressed to the mayor. About it wrote a site to Walla News .
Authors of the letter ask not to provide a tribune to the cultural figure who supported attacked on the soldier Akhed Tamimi, having compared it to Franck Anna and Hanoi Senesh. They specify that Jonathan Geffen does not hide that intends to speak from a scene on political subjects." There are no doubts that his statements will be similar to statements which it made earlier in mass media", - authors of the letter wrote.
we Will note that after Geffen compared Akhed Tamimi about Hanoi Senesh and Franck Anna, the Minister of Defence Avigdor Liberman disposed not to broadcast his songs on air of radio station "Galya of Israel Defense Forces".
Aviva Geffen who has interceded for the father, the Ministry of Culture excluded from the concert program for the Independence Day.
Jonathan Geffen already apologized for the words and called them "a big mistake". According to the singer and the composer, he only wanted to illustrate that not only Israelis, but also Palestinians try to create to themselves national heroes." My mistake was that I dragged in this history to Hang Sengesh and Franck Anna. With the same success I could speak about Gadot Gal", - Geffen from a scene in Petah Tikva told.
In response to this apology the Minister of Defence Avigdor Liberman declared: "The one who recognizes the wrongfulness, has to be forgiven".