Foreign Affairs & Security Committee: Gaps in war preparedness

Subcommittee for Defense Doctrine and Force Building publishes report on war preparedness; two members refuse to sign.Mordechai Sones, 9/25/2017, 6:36 PM

'People were negligent and didn't prepare for the hurricane'

Natural disaster expert says civilians need to listen to warnings, warns true extent of Texas damage will remain unknown for months.Shimon Cohen, 8/28/2017, 9:12 AM

IDF Prepares for Tunnel Warfare

The IDF is planning underground combat training to prepare soldiers for new, complex style of tunnel warfare.Maayana Miskin, 1/2/2014, 10:03 AM

Expert Warns: Major Earthquake Could Hit Israel Anytime

According to Dr. Avi Shapiro, chairman of a government panel on earthquakes, a major earthquake in Israel is just a matter of time.David Lev, 10/21/2013, 7:25 PM

Erdan: Nobody is Ready for Everything

Minister of Home Front Defense says a constant state of "preparedness" is not always worth it; defends limited gas mask distribution.Maayana Miskin, 9/12/2013, 11:37 AM

Yaalon: We’re Prepared

Defense Minister: Israel is not keen on getting involved in Syria situation, but is ready for any scenario.Maayana Miskin, 8/28/2013, 8:43 PM

Erdan Denies New ‘Gas Mask Tax’

Minister says there won't be a new tax to cover the 300 million cost of gas masks. 40% still without protection.Maayana Miskin, 8/6/2013, 5:44 PM

Community's Guards Resign in Protest

Members of emergency squad at Amona resign as a group after police arrest two of them in aftermath of Arab arson.Gil Ronen, 5/18/2013, 8:42 PM

School Children Participate in Quake Drill

On Monday, school children around the country, from kindergarten age and up, participated in earthquake drills in their schools.David Lev, 2/20/2012, 9:53 PM