Consulate in NY reportedly closes after receiving package with powder, threat against PM

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 15, 2017 21:23

Israeli media reported Friday night that the Israeli Consulate in New York closed down after receiving a package which contained white powder and a letter threatening Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Israel's diplomatic mission in New York was sealed off according to Channel 2, and the staff were ordered to remain inside while the materials were being inspected. Channel 2 did not cite a source.

This is a developing story.


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