Watch: Israel Dog Unit trains for major rescue missions

'Scientists predict major seismic event every 90 years, it's now been 91 years. Earthquake or missile attack would kill, trap thousands.'Mordechai Sones, 7/5/2018, 3:00 PM

PM Netanyahu: Get out of the houses, get out of the buildings

PM Netanyahu stresses importance of preparing for possible quake, praises Finance Minister's willingness to cooperate on new 'rule.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 2:13 PM

Knesset discusses preparedness for earthquakes

The Knesset Subcommittee for Readiness of the Home Front held a hearing to discuss the State's level of preparedness for earthquakes.Yoel Domb, 11/2/2016, 4:27 PM

Home Front Command: 1600 Schools at Risk from Earthquakes

Home Front Command states Monday that over 1600 Israeli schools, millions of citizens would be in immediate danger from another earthquake.Tova Dvorin, 1/20/2014, 10:35 PM

Minister: '7,000 Could be Killed in a Major Earthquake'

Home Front Minister says 200,000 could require assistance in a disaster, warns not enough incentives exist to strengthen buildings.Adam Ross, 10/23/2013, 2:44 PM

Expert: Quakes not a 'Promo' for Large One

Dr. Efraim Laor, who was in charge of earthquake preparedness, says danger of major quake is unchanged.Gil Ronen, 10/23/2013, 10:45 AM

Officials Hold Assessment in Wake of Earthquakes

The Home Front Defense Ministry held an assessment after several earthquakes were felt around the Galilee region.Elad Benari, 10/21/2013, 4:12 AM

Earthquake Felt in Tverya Region

A 3.6-magnitude quake felt in northern Israel - the second in less than two days.Maayana Miskin, 10/20/2013, 12:35 PM

Minor Earthquake Felt in Jerusalem Area

According the Israel Geophysical Institute, the quake measured 3.5 on the Richter scale. There were no reports of injury or damageDavid Lev, 9/12/2013, 9:51 AM

Earthquake Doomsday Scenario: Hospitals Collapse, 4,000 Hurt

Massive Home Front earthquake drill continues with scenario in which hospitals collapse in Eilat, Afula and Haifa.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 9:52 AM

IDF Drill Included Tsunami, Demolished School

The scenario simulated a strong earthquake in Eilat and a second quake in northern Israel, 2,600 casualties.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 10/21/2012, 11:09 PM

National Defense Drill to Focus on Earthquakes

The "Turning Point 6" nationwide drill, which begins on Sunday, will focus this year on earthquakes and earthquake preparedness.Elad Benari, 10/21/2012, 4:40 AM

New Home Front Campaign Focuses on Earthquakes

Home Front Command launches new campaign aimed at informing Israelis about earthquake preparedness.Elad Benari, 7/2/2012, 6:56 AM

Israel Ready to Provide Quake Aid to 'Palestinians'

In the event of a regional earthquake, Israel would be prepared to aid Jews and Arabs, alike. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/16/2012, 12:17 PM

5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Israel

5.3 earthquake felt in areas from northern Israel to central Israel. No injuries. Epicenter believed to be in Cyprus.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/11/2012, 10:37 PM

Giant Indonesia Quake Sparks Tsunami Warnings

The US Geological Survey has posted tsunami warnings following a giant 8.9 Richter scale earthquake off the coast of Indonesia.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/11/2012, 12:25 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

Expert: Each Person Must Prepare Himself for an Earthquake

Earthquake expert Dr. Ephraim Laor provides tips on how to prepare oneself for an expected earthquake.Elad Benari, 11/7/2011, 6:15 AM