Sirens sound across Israel Tuesday night in nationwide drill

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 20, 2016 09:09

 
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Sirens will sound across the country Tuesday, Sept. 20 as a part of a nationwide drill.

The sirens sounded at 11:05 a.m.  sounding in the North in the Golan, Upper Galilee, Kitzrin and the Jordan Valley.

At 11:07 a.m. an additional siren was heard in the Haifa region including the Lower Galilee, The Kiryot, Hafa, the Carmel Beach and Carmel Forest, the Jezreel Valley, Tavor, the Beit She’an Valley, Menashe and Wadi Ara.

The sirens continued at 11:09 a.m. sounding in central Israel including the Hefer region, the Sharon, Hayrkon, Dan, Hashfela and Southern Shfela.

The Jerusalem region heard the sirens at 11:00 a.m. The siren will sound in Beit Shemesh, Jerusalem, Ma'ale Adumum, the Dead Sea area, and the Jordan River Valley.

At 11:13 a.m. the sirens went off near Gaza and at 11:15 a.m. near Lachish, the Central Negev, Arava, and Eilat.

An additional siren sounded at 7:05 p.m.

For more information visit the Home From Command's website or call 104.

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