Jerusalem, 14 February 2001

PM Barak orders series of steps in response to attack
(Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Media Adviser)

Prime Minister and Defense Minister Ehud Barak today (Wednesday), 14.2.2001, ordered a series of immediate steps in the wake of this morning’s deadly terrorist attack at Azor junction. These include, inter alia, the closing of the Palestinian Authority’s international crossings, the cancellation of the various measures which had been taken to ease the closure and the complete enforcement of the closure.

Prime Minister Barak is holding security consultations; it is possible that further decisions will be made in the next few hours.

   
 PM Barak orders series of steps in response to attack-14-Feb-2001
 PM Barak orders series of steps in response to attack-14-Feb-2001
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