Minister of Foreign Affairs Yair Lapid spoke with Maor Elbaz, Israel’s Consul General in Miami, to receive a briefing on the state of affairs following the collapse of an apartment building with Israeli citizens inside.
Lapid also spoke with the head of the Jewish community in Miami, Jacob Solomon, and through him sent his best wishes to the Jewish community in Miami.
Lapid has instructed his Ministry to keep him updated on the incident and to make any possible resources available to the Consul in Miami to handle this incident.
Lapid added: “Our representatives in Miami and here in Israel are doing everything possible to help the victims and their families. ‘