Israeli lawmaker calls for outlawing racist soccer fan group

This week’s violence said to have been perpetrated by Beitar Jerusalem soccer fans in Belgium has prompted outrage in Israel.

A lawmaker from the centrist-secularist Yesh Atid party called on Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein on Saturday to outlaw a faction of Beitar fans known for their notoriously racist and xenophobic chants and behavior.

MK Yoel Razbozov sent a letter to the attorney general over the weekend demanding that the so-called "La Familia" group of Beitar fans be declared an illegal outfit.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Israeli-lawmaker-calls-for-outlawing-racist-soccer-fan-group-409394

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