PMO transfers firefighters to Public Security Ministry

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 2, 2011 17:45




The Prime Minister's Office called a meeting on Sunday to transfer responsibility for firefighting from the Interior Ministry to the Ministry of Public Security.

In addition, responsibility for responding to earthquakes will be transferred to the Defense Ministry.

The PMO also plans to arrange for NIS 800 million to be added to the firefighting and earthquake budget.


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