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  10/25/2011, Tishrei 27, 5772

Expert Warns: Israel Unprepared for a Major Earthquake

Dr. Ephraim Laor, who headed the National Steering Committee for Earthquake Preparedness, warned on Monday against Israel’s lack of preparedness to deal with an earthquake. Laor spoke with Arutz Sheva a day after a devastating 7.6-magnitude earthquake hit Turkey. The earthquake is believed to have killed as many as 1,000 people.