Netanyahu creates nat'l firefighting command under PMO

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 6, 2010 16:57

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Monday ordered the creation of national firefighting command under the authority of the Prime Minister's Office's director-general in the aftermath of the poor initial response to the Carmel fires.

Netanyahu also appointed on Monday Netanya Mayor Miriam Fierberg to head the task force in charge of managing assistance towards victims whose homes were damaged in the fires.


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