After another «road attack» in Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a special meeting devoted to the safety of citizens at bus stops. The meeting was attended by the Minister of internal security, Ardan Gilad, Minister of transport Yisrael Katz and Jerusalem mayor NIR Barkat.
The website Walla News reports that the meeting was accepted the decision about introduction of additional security measures in hundreds of public transport in Jerusalem. The list of stops, are subject to consolidation will be made by the police and the Ministry of transport.
This publication reports that NIR Barkat discussed separately with Israel Katz building programme stops, which will cost, according to preliminary count, not less than two million shekels.
Recall that on 14 December at about 15:00, a Palestinian terrorist on a Mazda car drove at high speed onto the sidewalk and hit people standing on the bus stop on Sderot Herzl, near the String bridge at the entrance to the capital. The attack injured eleven people. An eight month old child was seriously injured, two adults taken to hospital in a state of moderate severity, others were injured easily. The terrorist was shot dead. His car was found an axe that could also be used for attacks on Israelis.