A budget dispute between the Home Front Command and the Home Front Defense Ministry has seen funds earmarked for the development of area-specific missile alerts negatively affected, IDF sources have said.

As first reported by Yediot Aharonot on Monday, Home Front Command head Maj.- Gen. Eyal Eizenberg sent a letter to the prime minister, defense minister and National Security Council head, in which he protested against what he described as a holdup in the transfer of funds by the Home Front Defense Ministry.

Following on from the letter, security sources told The Jerusalem Post on Monday that a part of the budget for the Home Front Command is decided in accordance with an arrangement between the ministries of Defense and Home Front Defense. […]