BRATISLAVA, Aug. 23 (WebNoviny.sk) – The fight against anti-Semitism and hate speech on the Internet was the subject of a joint meeting between Justice Minister Gábor Gálo and Ambassador of the State of Israel in Slovakia, Zvi Aviner Vapni. When the spokesperson for the Ministry of Justice, Zuzana Drobová, informed the SITA, the ministry stated that, not only in Slovakia but also in other European countries, we are increasingly confronted with increasing hatred of anti-Semitism.
"Anonymous, thoughtless and frivolous speeches spread quickly and there is a need for an effective tool to steal them." Despite the fact that the SR has a good legal system, there are serious convictions of anonymous chatters on the Internet, often compared to public statements. only minimal, " Gál emphasized.
Clear definition of the term
The ambassador presented the initiative of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) during the ministerial meeting. A declaration with a uniform international definition of anti-Semitism was adopted by many governments, including Great Britain, Austria, Romania, Bulgaria and Israel, in 2016-2018.
"If we want to fight effectively, we need a clear definition of" anti-Semitism. "If we know exactly what we are fighting against, the fight is easier, and this statement can be of great help to us," he said. The Minister of Justice in the response advised that he would do everything possible to approve the document by the government of the Slovak Republic.
At the same time, the Minister of Justice received an invitation from the ambassador to visit Israel, also in connection with the priority of wider use of electronic monitoring of convicted and other persons. In this respect, the SR uses technology from a Tel Aviv-based manufacturer.
"The state of Israel also uses the technology of its domestic manufacturer and is one of the countries with the most powerful security components, so I am interested in the experience and the way in which electronic monitoring is implemented in their country and the possible inspiration for what purposes. it is used in application practice, " Gál added.