Category Archives: Home Front Command1

The Home Front Command specializes in the field of civilian protection, operating during emergency situations throughout Israel, as well as around the world. The Command operates in search and rescue missions, aiding in the recovery from incidents such as terror attacks (Sinai in 2004), and most recently, during the aftermath of the 2010 Haiti earthquake.

International Emergency Services Train in Israel

From September 11 to 15, the IDF Home Front Command hosted the 9th International Seminar on Crisis Management, which was attended by senior representatives from international emergency services, including the United States and Ecuador.

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Home Front Command Holds Mass Casualty Drill at Hospital

On Tuesday (July 12), the Home Front Command held a drill at Kaplan Hospital, located in Rehovot . The mass casualty drill is conducted every three years. It simulated a series of car crashes involving of some 100 casualties and … Continue reading

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Israeli Civilians Prepare For Life-Threatening Scenarios

Today, the IDF Home Front Command played a central role in carrying out a nationwide civil-defense drill, i.e., “Turning Point 5”, throughout Israel. The drill was part of a week long exercise that trained civilians in facing various scenarios such … Continue reading

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Home Front Command Drill To Begin Sunday

The national Home Front exercise “Turning Point 5” will begin this Sunday and conclude Thursday (June 19th-23rd 2011). The exercise will include all emergency authorities, including the Home Front Command, the national Emergency Management Authority, local municipalities, government ministries, security … Continue reading

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Nevatim Air Force Base Receives IDF Aid Delegation Returning from Japan

The IDF aid delegation to Japan has landed at the Nevatim air force base and was greeted by the IDF Chief of the General Staff, Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, GOC Home Front Command, Maj. Gen. Yair Golan and IDF Surgeon … Continue reading

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