Jew detaind over 'impossible' administrative order

Attorney slams 'illegal arrest' over breach of administrative order, which IDF admitted could not be fulfilled before dropping the ball.Ari Yashar, 10/27/2015, 4:05 PM

Rocket Sirens to be Sounded in Jerusalem for Drill

No need to be alarmed; as part of IDF Homefront Command drill, sirens to sound at 10:05 a.m. in Jerusalem area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2015, 8:19 AM

'We Rely Only on Us Against Iran's Terror Machine

Netanyahu takes part in nationwide drill, warns security threats accumulate and Iran deal will let it arm Hezbollah and Hamas.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 6/2/2015, 4:59 PM

US-Style Early Warning System to Be Tested Monday

Officials will break into broadcasts on radio stations serving the center of the country. Several web sites will also be 'taken over.'Moshe Cohen, 3/22/2015, 6:00 PM

Homefront Command: Guidelines Save Lives

Video: Officer presents the complex missions of the Homefront Command which deals with the thousands of citizens who are under rocket fire.Yoni Kempinski, 7/28/2014, 4:16 AM

IDF Operation Likely to Include Entry to Gaza

Minister Landau says under current dynamics IDF needs to clear Gaza terror infrastructure, IDF notes increase in coming days.Ari Yashar, 7/8/2014, 10:01 AM

Officials: Rocket Fire Could Reach Tel Aviv

Residents of Beersheva and Ashdod have been asked to limit public gatherings and prepare bomb shelters.Yaakov Levi, 7/7/2014, 8:36 PM

Police Turn to Court to Stop Pope Protests

Despite IDF refusal to give order distancing Jewish minor from Jerusalem, police turn to court - and were rejected.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 5/22/2014, 5:45 PM

Hear a Siren? Don't be Too Alarmed

IDF will test emergency sirens, as well as warning beepers and texts, in central Israel on Monday.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2014, 8:35 AM

Nation-wide Defense Drills Held In Israeli Schools

Education Ministry holds range of drills to prepare for emergency situation, with cooperation of IDF, police and MDA.Ari Yashar, 2/24/2014, 10:40 AM

Medics: Blast Scene 'Like an Earthquake'

Magen David Adom paramedics relate first-hand rescue experiences from the gas balloon explosion in Jerusalem Sunday night.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2014, 2:48 PM

Massive Earthquake Drill Brings Int'l ZAKA

Homefront Command holds massive earthquake drill following warnings of major quake, brings in int'l ZAKA among other delegations.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 11/13/2013, 1:43 AM

Vilna'i: Iran War Casualties Could be Cut by 90%

Outgoing Minister Matan Vilna'i says that if Israel follows through on Homefront Command defense plans, fewer will die in a regional warDavid Lev, 8/16/2012, 11:37 AM

Supply of Gas Mask Kits Nearly at an End

Thursday is the last chance for Israelis to acquire a free gas mask kit, and Israelis who haven't yet gotten one are probably not going toDavid Lev, 3/1/2012, 9:13 AM

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

IDF Releases Guide for Civilians

The IDF has released guidelines for civilians in Israel's south as Gaza terror escalates. Six wounded in attack on yeshiva.Maayana Miskin, 8/19/2011, 10:19 AM

Dragnet on Eilat, Checkpoints in Be'er Sheva

The IDF has asked the public to avoid the Eilat area for the time being, and allow security, rescue forces to work.Chana Ya'ar, 8/18/2011, 3:11 PM

Turning Point 5 Drill Starts

Israel continues to prepare for the possibility of war with “Turning Point 5”, this week's nationwide Home Front defense drill. Chana Ya'ar, 6/19/2011, 3:29 PM

Homefront Min. Created

Knesset votes to create ministry, under Minister Matan Vilnai. Committee will define the ministry's purview.Gil Ronen, 3/28/2011, 8:37 PM