Daily Israel Report
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  11/13/2012, Cheshvan 28, 5773

Barak Goes South to Assess the Situation


Defense Minister Ehud Barak went to the Gaza Division of the Israel Defense Forces, Tuesday morning, to hold an assessment of the situation in areas surrounding Gaza. The minister received reports from the division commander, the Southern District commander, police and members of the Shabak Israel Security Agency.

Barak and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will take part in a meeting of the Forum of Nine security-related ministers to discuss Israel's response to more than 100 missiles that have been launched from the Hamas-controlled area since Saturday.