Daily Israel Report
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News Brief

  2/25/2013, Adar 15, 5773

Defense Officials Discuss Violence in Judea and Samaria


Due to the riots in Judea and Samaria, Defense Minister Ehud Barak conducted an assessment of the situation at defense headquarters in the Kirya in Tel Aviv. 

Those present included Chief of Staff, Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, Central Commander Nitzan Alon, Israel Police Commander Yisrael Yitzhak, IPS Commissioner Lieutenant General Aharon Franco, and intelligence officials.

The discussion revolved around the riots and different strategies in dealing with the violence.