Barak, Gantz meet to discuss calming protests in W. Bank

Secretary of Defense Ehud Barak met on Monday evening with Commander in Chief of the IDF, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, and other security officials. They discussed the uprisings in the Palestinians territories and proposed how possible confrontations will be dealt with.
The officials stated that the goal of any possible security measures in the West Bank is to return the state of calm there while maintaining vital Israeli security interests.