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'Code Red' alerts will also be for tunnel attacks

Homefront Command, Gaza Division decide to expand sirens to tunnel attacks. Residents will receive texts explaining danger.

'Code Red' alerts to also be used for tunnel attacks

Don't be alarmed: Sirens to sound in Tel Aviv

IDF Homefront Command to hold a drill in Tel Aviv with rocket sirens for the first time - Hamas in the last war proved city is in range.

Don't be alarmed: Sirens to sound in Tel Aviv

Homefront Command: MDA is our strategic partner

Major General Yoel Strik, head of Homefront Command, visits national MDA center. 'MDA does its job in best manner possible.'

Homefront Command head: MDA is our strategic partner

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.

Jew arrested for not abiding by 'impossible' house arrest

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.

Rocket Sirens to be Sounded in Jerusalem for Drill

'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.

PM: We Rely Only on Ourselves Against Iran's Terror Machine

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.'

US-Style Early Warning System to Be Tested Monday

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.

Homefront Command: Guidelines Save Livesplayer

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.

IDF Operation Likely to Include Entry to Gazaplayer

Officials: Rocket Fire Could Reach Tel Aviv

Residents of Beersheva and Ashdod have been asked to limit public gatherings and prepare bomb shelters.

Officials: Rocket Fire Could Reach Tel Aviv

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.

Court Rejects Police 'Restraining Order' to Stop Pope Protests

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.

Hear a Siren? Don't be Too Alarmed

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.

Nation-wide Defense Drills Held In Israeli Schools

Medics: Blast Scene 'Like an Earthquake'

Magen David Adom paramedics relate first-hand rescue experiences from the gas balloon explosion in Jerusalem Sunday night.

Medics: Blast Scene was 'Eerily Silent, Like an Earthquake'

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.

Massive Earthquake Drill Brings Int'l ZAKAplayer

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 war

Vilna'i: We Can Cut Expected Casualties in Iran War by 90%

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 to

Supply of Gas Mask Kits Nearly at an End

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.

School Children Participate in Quake Drill

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.

IDF Releases Guide for Civilians as Rockets Wound 6

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.

Dragnet on Eilat, Checkpoints in Be'er Sheva

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.

Turning Point 5 National Defense Drill This Week

Homefront Min. Created

Knesset votes to create ministry, under Minister Matan Vilnai. Committee will define the ministry's purview.

Homefront Defense Ministry Established