Cabinet approves assistance package to aid Sderot residents

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 2, 2011 14:59

The cabinet on Sunday approved a NIS 184 million assistance program to help Sderot residents.

The move aims to strengthen the local economy and government and to support public service organizations.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said at the weekly cabinet meeting that Israel is not interested in an escalation of violence in Gaza, but is also not afraid of it. He said: "Those who threaten us, will learn the full potential of our determination."


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