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WA Today
How a man-made flood swamped the central westdamned if they do, damned if they don't" said Mrs Mattiske, excusing herself fo
How a man-made flood swamped the central west
WA Today / Posted 6 minutes ago
damned if they do, damned if they don't" said Mrs Mattiske, excusing herself for the pun. Flood veteran and local State Emergency Service controller, Roc Walshaw, agreed. "It really pissed me off that there's some blokes here saying the dam... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Evacuation order issued for Condobolin in NSWas the flooded waters of the Lachlan River floods, which devastated the town of
Evacuation order issued for Condobolin in NSW
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 45 minutes ago
as the flooded waters of the Lachlan River floods, which devastated the town of Forbes, continue to travel downstream. Sam Cantwell from the State Emergency Service said volunteers had begun door knocking the area to advise residents. More to c... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How a man-made flood swamped the central westdamned if they do, damned if they don't" said Mrs Mattiske, excusing herself fo
How a man-made flood swamped the central west
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 53 minutes ago
damned if they do, damned if they don't" said Mrs Mattiske, excusing herself for the pun. Flood veteran and local State Emergency Service controller, Roc Walshaw, agreed. "It really pissed me off that there's some blokes here saying the dam... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Flood evacuation order issued for low lying areas of CondobolinThe NSW State Emergency Service has issued an evacuation order for the low lyin
Flood evacuation order issued for low lying areas of Condobolin
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
The NSW State Emergency Service has issued an evacuation order for the low lying areas of Condobolin with the Lachlan River expected to peak near 7.2 metres on Wednesday. The SES advises residents to evacuate within the next 24 hours as heavy... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Severe weather warning for southern WA amid damaging windsdangerous surf conditions have been predicted, potentially causing significant
Severe weather warning for southern WA amid damaging winds
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
dangerous surf conditions have been predicted, potentially causing significant beach erosion. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services has urged people to seek shelter and avoid boating, surfing or other water activities. The BoM said the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five dayswe're not going to put pressure on her straight away," acting Superintendent Fo
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five days
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
we're not going to put pressure on her straight away," acting Superintendent Ford said. More than 90 members of the Rural Fire Service, State Emergency Service, NSW Police and other rescue crews were involved in the search in the Royal National Pa... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Suspect in NYC Explosion Waives ExtraditionSuspect in New York City House Explosion That Killed Fire Chief Waives Extradit
Suspect in NYC Explosion Waives Extradition
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 hours ago
Suspect in New York City House Explosion That Killed Fire Chief Waives Extradition Emergency service personnel work at the scene of a house explosion, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, in the Bronx borough of New York. New York City firefighter Michael Fahy,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)South Australian town of Gawler has peaked, but water levels downstream are exp
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
South Australian town of Gawler has peaked, but water levels downstream are expected to rise throughout the day, the State Emergency Service says. Flooding peaks in the town of Gawler and surrounding districts north of Adelaide but houses seem to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
River at Gawler peaks, further rises downstream expected: SESSouth Australian town of Gawler has peaked, but water levels downstream are exp
River at Gawler peaks, further rises downstream expected: SES
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
South Australian town of Gawler has peaked, but water levels downstream are expected to rise throughout the day, the State Emergency Service (SES) said. The town avoided serious property damage after SES crews worked with volunteers and Australian... Read more
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Western Advocate
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five dayswe're not going to put pressure on her straight away," acting Superintendent Fo
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five days
Western Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
we're not going to put pressure on her straight away," acting Superintendent Ford said. More than 90 members of the Rural Fire Service, State Emergency Service, NSW Police and other rescue crews were involved in the search in the Royal National Pa... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
West Shore News Through the Decades, week of Sept. 30to crack down on household drug labs. The proposed Nuisance Bylaw allows the mu
West Shore News Through the Decades, week of Sept. 30
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
to crack down on household drug labs. The proposed Nuisance Bylaw allows the municipality to charge property owners for all emergency service personnel and cleanup costs linked to marijuana grow-op or meth labs. It also enables municipal fire and... Read more
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This is West Country
Boost for Sedgemoor as council approves £40,000 in community grantsParish Council to resurface the existing car park (alongside the Village Hall)
Boost for Sedgemoor as council approves £40,000 in community grants
This is West Country / Posted 12 hours ago
Parish Council to resurface the existing car park (alongside the Village Hall) and provide appropriate facilities for emergency service vehicles and disabled parking. • £20,000 towards outdoor gym equipment suitable for all ages at Danesboro... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Telford ‘united’ in fight to keep A&E, says MP Lucy Allan « Shropshire Starover the proposal. She said the pair have now pledged to use all the weapons i
Telford ‘united’ in fight to keep A&E, says MP Lucy Allan « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 19 hours ago
over the proposal. She said the pair have now pledged to use all the weapons in their arsenal to make the case for an emergency service to be kept at the Princess Royal Hospital. Ms Allan said: “Everyone is on the same side on this key issue... Read more
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CNN
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeral
CNN / Posted 19 hours ago
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Refreshing skills to save livesdedicated volunteers are ready and waiting for the call. While they hope they
Refreshing skills to save lives
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
dedicated volunteers are ready and waiting for the call. While they hope they never get it, the members of the Rolleston Emergency Service Unit know that when they do, their ability to act fast and efficiently could be the difference between life... Read more
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Canberra Times
Clean out your gutters as storm season begins, urges SESstart to storm season. While the start of bushfire season has been postponed d
Clean out your gutters as storm season begins, urges SES
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
start to storm season. While the start of bushfire season has been postponed due to a soggy September, the ACT State Emergency Service said the amount of water already in our catchments could spell trouble as storm season gets underway. ACT... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Flood emergency issued near Adelaidetowns north of Adelaide as rivers in the area continue to rise on the back of t
Flood emergency issued near Adelaide
Sky News Australia / Posted 21 hours ago
towns north of Adelaide as rivers in the area continue to rise on the back of two days of storms and heavy rain. The State Emergency Service says significant flooding is expected and may pose a risk to the safety of local residents. The areas most... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Petitions bid to save hospital beds at city unit“We will do the right thing. Let us never forget that it is because of this SNP
Petitions bid to save hospital beds at city unit
EveningTimes Online / Posted 21 hours ago
“We will do the right thing. Let us never forget that it is because of this SNP Government that we still have an accident and emergency service in Monklands and in Ayr. Lightburn hospital is still open because we stepped in and prevented its closur... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
SES issues emergency warning for Gawler in SAis expected to impact Gawler and surrounding areas north of Adelaide, which wil
SES issues emergency warning for Gawler in SA
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 hours ago
is expected to impact Gawler and surrounding areas north of Adelaide, which will threaten people's safety, the State Emergency Service says. Water levels are continually rising in the Gawler River and flooding is already occurring. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Floriade closed due to rain, snow at Corin Foreston Facebook to drive with care in the wet and slippery conditions. To the nort
Floriade closed due to rain, snow at Corin Forest
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
on Facebook to drive with care in the wet and slippery conditions. To the north of Canberra in New South Wales, the State Emergency Service (SES) said flooding of Yass River had closed the Shingle Hill Way causeway at Gundaroo. Other nearby... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Law enforcement responds to 'swatting' situation in Brunswick CountyFlax with the sheriff’s office said tonight was a case of “swatting.” She said
Law enforcement responds to 'swatting' situation in Brunswick County
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Flax with the sheriff’s office said tonight was a case of “swatting.” She said swatting is the act of deceiving an emergency service into sending police and other emergency responders to another persons home. She said in the case of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSWthe levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSW
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
the levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, as well as meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property, and some... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSWthe levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSW
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
the levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, as well as meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property, and some... Read more
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The Young Witness
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSWthe levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSW
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
the levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, as well as meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property, and some... Read more
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Western Advocate
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSWthe levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSW
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
the levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, as well as meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property, and some... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five dayssaid Cassie was found "safe and well" on Friday. "NSW Police would like to tha
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five days
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
said Cassie was found "safe and well" on Friday. "NSW Police would like to thank NSW Rural Fire Service, NSW State Emergency Service, NSW Ambulance Paramedics and National Parks and Wildlife Service who all assisted in the search this... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSWthe levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSW
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
the levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, as well as meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property, and some... Read more
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The Border Mail
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSWthe levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part
Floods strand 181 families for month on islands in the middle of NSW
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
the levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, as well as meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property, and some... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Missing teen Cassie found alive at Waterfall after five dayssaid Cassie was found "safe and well" on Friday. "NSW Police would like to tha
Missing teen Cassie found alive at Waterfall after five days
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
said Cassie was found "safe and well" on Friday. "NSW Police would like to thank NSW Rural Fire Service, NSW State Emergency Service, NSW Ambulance Paramedics and National Parks and Wildlife Service who all assisted in the search this... Read more
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Western Advocate
ALERT: Damaging winds predictedthunderstorms that could produce damaging wind gusts are also possible. Other
ALERT: Damaging winds predicted
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
thunderstorms that could produce damaging wind gusts are also possible. Other locations which may be affected include Newcastle, Maitland, Armidale, Tenterfield and Katoomba. The State Emergency Service advis... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackoutweek. Rivers, dams and reservoirs across the state are full, said Terry Dwyer,
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackout
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
week. Rivers, dams and reservoirs across the state are full, said Terry Dwyer, spokesman for the South Australian State Emergency Service. "The next 12 hours are still very critical," he said on Friday morning. Bureau meteorologist Michael... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five dayssaid Cassie was found "safe and well" on Friday. "NSW Police would like to tha
Missing teenager Cassie Olczak found safe and well after five days
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
said Cassie was found "safe and well" on Friday. "NSW Police would like to thank NSW Rural Fire Service, NSW State Emergency Service, NSW Ambulance Paramedics and National Parks and Wildlife Service who all assisted in the search this... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Floods strand 180 families for month on islands in the middle of NSWthe levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part
Floods strand 180 families for month on islands in the middle of NSW
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the levies, making sure they don't flood." They received marshmallows as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, as well as meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property, and some... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
181 NSW families stranded on islandsmaking sure they don't flood." They got marshmallows airlifted to them as part
181 NSW families stranded on islands
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
making sure they don't flood." They got marshmallows airlifted to them as part of an air drop delivered by the State Emergency Service this week, along with meat and bread that they store in large freezers throughout the property and some... Read more
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NJ.com
'That was life or death,' says Hoboken train crash survivorbeen a "mass casualty incident" at the terminal and directed all foot traffic t
'That was life or death,' says Hoboken train crash survivor
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
been a "mass casualty incident" at the terminal and directed all foot traffic to Washington Street. With sirens blaring, emergency service vehicles raced down Washington Street, passing hundreds of onlookers suddenly scrambling for alternative... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmania prepares for deluge amid low-pressure systemat the start of May and we've had a record number of warnings and there's still
Tasmania prepares for deluge amid low-pressure system
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
at the start of May and we've had a record number of warnings and there's still three months to go." The Tasmanian State Emergency Service is advising the public to secure outdoor items including furniture, and beware of damaged trees and power... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Disaster assistance for local communitiesroutes like the Olympic Highway, so I encourage everyone to exercise caution an
Disaster assistance for local communities
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
routes like the Olympic Highway, so I encourage everyone to exercise caution and observe instructions issued by council and emergency services,” Ms Hodgkinson said. “With more rainfall expected, a huge thank you to State Emergency Service... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Teen drowns on Johannesburg school outingof learners that were at the resort on a school outing," she said. "We found f
Teen drowns on Johannesburg school outing
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
of learners that were at the resort on a school outing," she said. "We found first aiders and paramedics from another emergency service on scene already initiating CPR on the deceased. Our advanced life support paramedics assisted. This went... Read more
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The Young Witness
Disaster assistance for local communitiesroutes like the Olympic Highway, so I encourage everyone to exercise caution an
Disaster assistance for local communities
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
routes like the Olympic Highway, so I encourage everyone to exercise caution and observe instructions issued by council and emergency services,” Ms Hodgkinson said. “With more rainfall expected, a huge thank you to State Emergency Service... Read more
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Western Advocate
Disaster assistance for local communitiesroutes like the Olympic Highway, so I encourage everyone to exercise caution an
Disaster assistance for local communities
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
routes like the Olympic Highway, so I encourage everyone to exercise caution and observe instructions issued by council and emergency services,” Ms Hodgkinson said. “With more rainfall expected, a huge thank you to State Emergency Service... Read more
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News.com.au
Engulfed dam threatens to burstwinegrowing Clare Valley town of Sevenhill has been issued an emergency flood w
Engulfed dam threatens to burst
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
winegrowing Clare Valley town of Sevenhill has been issued an emergency flood warning message, with the State Emergency Service warning a dam east of the town is in danger of collapse. Residents have been advised to be on high alert... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
County backs cell-gap proposalconstruction of a public safety broadcast network – one Pine said could serve a
County backs cell-gap proposal
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
construction of a public safety broadcast network – one Pine said could serve as a model for a national network allowing emergency service providers to communicate directly. “Eastern Ontario would be a very good area to build and test a network... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeral
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Alert over terror threat at Peres funeral
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Late night evacuations for Barossa Valley campers as river breaks bankand caravans in the middle of the night at a Barossa Valley caravan park after
Late night evacuations for Barossa Valley campers as river breaks bank
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
and caravans in the middle of the night at a Barossa Valley caravan park after a nearby river broke its banks. The State Emergency Service (SES) issued an emergency flood warning for areas around the North Para River in the early hours of Friday... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeral
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeral
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeral
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeral
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeralsecurity organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defens
Israelis on alert for terror attack at Peres funeral
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
security organizations, IDF (The Israel Defense Forces), the Ministry of Defense, MDA (Magen David Adom, Israel's national emergency service) and government offices." The police preparations have focused on four main areas -- Mount Herzl, the... Read more
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