An exercise of the Homefront Command and the Education Ministry was held today at all the schools and kindergartens in Israel.

This exercise tested, amongst others, the cooperation between the Homefront Command and the local authorities, educational institutions, and emergency factors, in one of the following scenarios: evacuation into shelters, entrance into protected space, missile fire defense, earthquakes, fire extinguishing, treatment of dangerous material, etc.

The exercise was held in 5,000 schools and 12,000 kindergartens, including those beyond the Green Line and in the local authorities.

The exercise was determined a success by the Homefront Command, education institutions factors and emergency factors.