Civilian Defense

Israel-Gaza War
Defense Ministry ramps up renovations of city shelters in south and north

Already underway in 2023, the Defense Ministry stated that it was speeding up its efforts to renovate hundreds of shelters for civilians in the north and south.

Avi Woolf | 02.04.24

Israel-Gaza War, Guns

Knesset Report: 20,000 Civilian Gun Permit Requests Have Been Rejected

The National Security Ministry provided the Knesset committee with the number of requests submitted, rejected, and approved as part of a discussion of the broader arming of the public.

| Avi Woolf | 12.12.23

Israel-Gaza War, Northern Front

Defense Ministry Establishes New Administrative Division to Strengthen Northern Civilian Areas

Defense Minister Yoav Gallant announced the establishment of a new administrative division called "Ofek Tzfoni" to strengthen civilian infrastructure, security, and more.

JFeed Staff | 05.12.23

Israel-Gaza War, Civilian Defense

Israel Weapons Industries Swamped With Orders From Army, Police, Civilians

The shockwaves of increased security needs and fear of October 7 has led to almost all weapons manufacturing being directed domestically at the expense of exports.

Avi Woolf | 13.11.23