As part of the Central Command's training, there will be a large HFC drill along Route 443 next Tuesday, October 12, 2010.
The drill, which will be held from 9-11am, will examine the levels of cooperation between different forces and evaluate the different reports and updates given. Soldiers will react to cases of hostile destructive activities, such as disturbances in the villages next to Route 443, and there will be a simulation in which Maccabim will be "shot at" from Beit Sira. The Modiin Police, the municipality's Security Department and the Urban Superintendents will participate in the drill alongside the military forces.
The Municipality has announced that there will be an increased number of security vehicles, police cars, army tanks, and ambulances on the streets of Maccabim during the drill, and has reported that there a police helicopter may also be in flight.
Sunday, October 03, 2010