The US State Department issued a travel warning to Americans visiting Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Strip. According to a statement released on the US State Department website, US government employees are prohibited from traveling on public buses.
In addition, the workers are asked to notify the embassy in Tel Aviv regarding any trip to areas close to Gaza, including Beersheba, as well as any trip to the Golan Heights. The travel warning forbids all government workers from traveling to the Gaza Strip. (Ynet)