PM was in Tel Aviv during rocket attack
Sources close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the possibility of rocket fire on Tel Aviv was taken into account when the government decided to launch operation Pillar of Defense. Netanyahu instructed the security apparatus to continue with the operation and ready itself for a ground offensive and a wide reserve call-up.


During the siren the prime minister was at the IDF Headquarters in Tel Aviv and took cover in the bomb shelter. (Attila Somfalvi)