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Israel puts forth massive plan to reinforce north against earthquakes, security issues
A joint team of Israeli government ministers, security experts and decision-makers will formulate a NIS 5 billion to upgrade the country’s security emergency and earthquake preparedness, according to a cabinet decision on Monday.
More earthquakes in Israel’s north rattle residents, concern experts
Northern Israel experienced four earthquakes on Sunday, causing no injuries or damage, but shaking up local residents, who fear that a week filled with minor quakes may be the precursor of a major seismic event.
Israelis shaken by minor earthquakes
A quake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale struck Israel from the northern Kinneret (Sea of Galilee), about 6 miles northeast of Tiberias.
Israel sends generators to Papua New Guinea after deadly earthquake
Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister Peter O’Neall thanks Israel for its support, saying “we look forward to further cooperation and the enhancement of the close ties between our countries and our peoples.”