Israel warns of New Year attacks in India
Author: Desk December 31, 2016
Jerusalem: Israel today issued a warning of imminent “terrorist attacks” on tourists and western targets in India. It stated citizens to avoid public places during end-of-year celebrations.
In a statement released by the PM’s office, the Counter-Terrorism Bureau raised the alert level and said it corresponded to a “concrete basic threat”.
It said, “We are warning Israeli tourists in India of the possibility of imminent terrorist attacks against western targets and tourists, particularly in the southwest of that country.”
Israelis staying India were urged to stay away from open-air markets, shopping malls and festivals
No further details was given by the Counter-Terrorism Bureau.