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Jew detaind over 'impossible' administrative order

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, 27/10/2015 16:05
Rocket Sirens to be Sounded in Jerusalem for Drill

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, 22/07/2015 08:19
'We Rely Only on Us Against Iran's Terror Machine

'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, 02/06/2015 16:59
US-Style Early Warning System to Be Tested Monday

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, 22/03/2015 18:00
Homefront Command: Guidelines Save Lives

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, 28/07/2014 04:16
IDF Operation Likely to Include Entry to Gaza

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, 08/07/2014 10:01
Officials: Rocket Fire Could Reach Tel Aviv

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, 07/07/2014 20:36
Police Turn to Court to Stop Pope Protests

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, 22/05/2014 17:45
Hear a Siren? Don't be Too Alarmed

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, 24/03/2014 08:35
Nation-wide Defense Drills Held In Israeli Schools

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, 24/02/2014 10:40
Medics: Blast Scene 'Like an Earthquake'

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, 20/01/2014 14:48
Massive Earthquake Drill Brings Int'l ZAKA

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, 13/11/2013 01:43
Vilna'i: Iran War Casualties Could be Cut by 90%

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, 16/08/2012 11:37
Supply of Gas Mask Kits Nearly at an End

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, 01/03/2012 09:13
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, 20/02/2012 21:53
IDF Releases Guide for Civilians

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, 19/08/2011 10:19
Dragnet on Eilat, Checkpoints in Be'er Sheva

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, 18/08/2011 15:11
Turning Point 5 Drill Starts

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, 19/06/2011 15:29
Homefront Min. Created

Homefront Min. Created

Knesset votes to create ministry, under Minister Matan Vilnai. Committee will define the ministry's purview.Gil Ronen, 28/03/2011 20:37