Netanyahu expresses shock over childrens' murder by father

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 25, 2010 15:22

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu expressed shock and sadness over the murder of three children by their father in Netanya during cabinet meeting Sunday, saying "the government must do everything possible to prevent such acts in the future."

"Yesterday we stood witness to a shocking act. I am convinced that all the people of Israel are shocked and appalled at the tragic murder of three young children by the father of the family."

Welfare and Social Services Minister Isaac Herzog will establish a commission of inquiry into the handling of the case by social services.


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