Air sirens sounded throughout the country on Wednesday as part of the ongoing
“Turning Point 5” nationwide civil defense exercise. Sirens sounded at 11 in
the morning, and are set to sound again at 7 in the evening.
The IDF Home Front Command
decided to add an extra siren in the evening in this year’s exercise so families
will be able to practice how they respond to missile attacks while at home
together – not only in the morning when people are either at work or in