Security Alert Interrupts Ministerial Meeting

YERUSHALAYIM -

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and members of the cabinet were rushed to an underground protected room on Monday after security personnel spotted a suspicious vehicle parked near the Prime Minister’s office.

The alarm, which was over after a few minutes, interrupted a meeting of the Housing Cabinet attended by Finance Minister Yair Lapid, Housing Minister Uri Ariel, Environment Protection Minister Amir Peretz and Absorption Minister Sofa Landver. They were reportedly discussing solutions to the housing shortage.

Officials said that procedures were followed for the case of a potential car bombing.