Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman made the following statements this evening at the Knesset:
In the early evening, an explosion on a Jerusalem bus and a subsequent fire led to the injury of 21 people, including passengers on a passing bus and in a nearby car.
PM Netanyahu: "My door is always open to those who want to pursue peace with Israel."
These horrific events once again prove that we must all stand united in the fight against those who seek to use violence to stifle individual liberty and freedom of thought and belief, and continue to destroy the lives of so many.
Addressing the AIPAC policy conference via video link-up, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu opened his remarks by sending condolences over the Brussels terrorist attacks today (March 22, 2016):
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