Monday, July 24, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu commented on the incident near the Israeli Embassy in Amman.
«We are constantly in contact with representatives of the security services and the government in Amman at all levels, to bring to speedy completion this incident. This morning, the foreign Ministry held talks with Ambassador of Jordan, from which we expect assistance in this matter. We support contacts and through other channels, and our goal is to expedite the incident and return our citizens home.»
As previously reported, a senior Israeli intelligence went to Amman for negotiations on the conclusion of an incident. In this regard, a meeting of the military-political Cabinet, which was scheduled to begin at 14:00, postponed to 19:00.