Sunday, February 28, the Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon has ordered to extend until 31 March the period to Fund the protection of educational institutions to 16:00. The money will be transferred to local councils through the Department of homeland security.
In the message of the Ministry of Finance indicates that in localities with low socio-economic status of the state fully assumes the costs of financing for the protection of schools and kindergartens. In other localities, the state budget will be covered 70% of expenses, the remaining funds will have to seek local authorities.
The Finance Ministry believes that by the end of March the government will be able to find a permanent solution to the problem of safety of educational institutions across the country.