The government will convene for a weekly meeting at 10:30. The meeting was scheduled before it became known about the attack in har Adar, but this will be the main topic on the agenda of Ministers.
— The attack in the settlement of Ar Adar. Photos
President Reuven Rivlin issued a special statement. «In these hours all our thoughts are with the families of the victims and we pray for the recovery of the wounded. Brutal terrorist attack that we witnessed, once again demonstrated how difficult the task facing the security forces that perform the main task – providing the quiet life of the citizens of Israel.»
At the moment the Prime Minister’s office has not commented on the incident.
Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs Tzipi Hotovely said: «there is No sense to negotiate with those who only provoke more terrorist attacks and pay the money to the families of terrorists. This attack is a greeting Palestinians Jason Greenblatt. Americans need to focus first and foremost on the steps to end Palestinian terror.»