Watch: Israel Dog Unit trains for major rescue missions

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: 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

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
1600 Schools at Risk from Earthquakes

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
Erdan Warns 7000 Could be Killed in Earthquake

Erdan Warns 7000 Could be Killed in 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

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

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

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

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

Earthquake Doomsday Scenario: Hospitals Collapse

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

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

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

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 Funnel Quake Aid to 'Palestinians'

Israel Ready to Funnel 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 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

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

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: Prepare Yourself for an Earthquake

Expert: Prepare Yourself 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