Home front command

Home front command

rescue simulator

Israel has offered its expertise in search and rescue operations to the US authorities coping with the disastrous collapse of a Florida building. Israel Defense...
disaster response

The domestic response to coronavirus crisis in the US is rapidly expanding, yet there are concerns that response capabilities and resources at the local...
Israel healthcare system report

By Arie Egozi This report was no surprise to anyone in the Israeli healthcare system. This failure has been going on for years and none...

In an attempt to support the preparedness to cope with the coronavirus, the Israeli defense establishment has launched an expedited procurement operation worth approximately...
first response in disaster

Prof. Isaac Ashkenazi, MD, an international expert on disaster management and leadership, community resilience, and mass casualty events, considered one of the world’s leading...

Missile defense is not only military systems. The preparedness of the civilian home front in a conflict situation also constitutes an important issue. This...
ihls and IMDA missile defense conference

Israel is now threatened by a complex challenge, and the advent of precision weapons is a game changer. This was the message of the...
Photo illustration Wikimedia US Marines

Fires constitute one of the most extreme dangers to human lives and property. When every second counts, the response is conditioned on mobility and...
Photo illustration IDF Flickr, Wikimedia

By Arie Egozi During the last several years, I have been claiming here that the Israeli home front was not prepared for emergency situations vis...
Photo illustration US Navy

During the last three years, there has been a quantum leap in global UAV development and innovation: 80% of the patents published globally on...
Photo illustration IDF Flickr

ESRI is the Microsoft of the geographic information realm. The company supplies the GIS mapping platform -  a pivotal tool for building geographical command...

By Arie Egozi Remember the report on the Israeli Military Forces state of readiness by IDF Ombudsman, Gen. (res.) Yitzhak Brick? At the time, there...

By Arie Egozi    Global warming and climate change will cause the economy to lose billions of dollars by the end of the century, according...

According to Israel's Home Front Command directions: When the siren is sounded or an explosion is heard, enter the protected space within the amount of...
AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) technologies can now be used to expose the truth of a fake claim filed for insurance purposes without wasting police time. Law...
ballistic missile

The Pentagon recently intercepted a test ballistic missile with the Standard Missile-3 Block IIA system, the second time that weapon has been successfully tested...
NATO

NATO members are accelerating efforts to cooperate on the development and fielding of unmanned maritime systems, according to an agreement signed by the defense...
UAV

New software developed recently, called the Heresy multi-mission control (MMC), now enables one operator to oversee a half-dozen large UAV’s, assigning tasks and monitoring...
ballistic missile

A Ukrainian company confirmed that it has had some success in development of the new Grom-2 tactical ballistic missile system. The Grom-2, developed by Yuzhnoye...

A powerful earthquake in Israel could be a multi-faceted disaster, largely due to the lack preparedness, and particularly because of the unstable condition of...

By Arie Egozi In recent years, we have been repeatedly warning here that the Israeli home front is not prepared for an emergency. But in...
civilian preparedness

The IDF has been gradually reflecting the concept that Israel’s next conflict will take place in two fronts: In the military front, the IDF...