Siren sounds off across country as part of defense drill

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 22, 2011 18:59




An air siren sounded off across the country at 19:00 on Wednesday as part of a nationwide civil defense drill.

During the week-long "Turning Point 5" drill which began Sunday, the Home Front Command, Defense Ministry’s National Emergency Administration, Israel Police and other emergency services will test their responses to a massive bombardment of missiles from Lebanon, Syria, Gaza and Iran.


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