News Briefs

  10/3/2011, Tishrei 5, 5772

School Security to Spread to Arab Sector

The cabinet approved, on Monday, a proposal to expand public-school security to the Arab sector. The vote is intended to expand the scope of security from protection against terror attacks to preserving order and protecting against violence in general.

Under the decision, the expansion of security will start, on a gradual basis, on January 1, 2012.