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Earthquake? No, This is Just a Drill (and an Earthquake)


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On Sunday, Israel will be running a countrywide drill to test its preparation in case of a massive earthquake and tsunami. Thousands of emergency personnel, citizens, and even schools will be participating. Announcements will be made on TV and radio as part of the simulation.

Some local towns will be continuing with the drill throughout the week on a smaller scale to test specific preparations.

On Friday morning, tremors were felt in Israel from a 5.0 earthquake that originated north of Alexandria, Egypt. Nothing like a little realism to set the tone for the simulation.

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  1. Earthquake. Don't think so. Someone in that area is "bomb testing". Its the second time its happened. I'm praying for the protection of Israel.


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